Qualified and Excluded Medical Expenses

Qualified Medical Expenses

  • Alcoholism
  • Ambulance
  • Artificial Limb
  • Artificial Teeth
  • Autoette
  • Bandages
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Birth Control Pills
  • Braille Books and Magazines
  • Capital Expenses
  • Car
  • Chiropractor
  • Christian Science Practitioner
  • Contact Lenses
  • Crutches
  • Dental Treatment
  • Diagnostic Devices
  • Disabled Dependent Care Expenses
  • Drug Addiction
  • Drugs
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fertility Enhancement
  • Guide Dog or Other Animal
  • Health Institute
  • Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)
  • Hearing Aids
  • Home Care
  • Home Improvements
  • Hospital Services
  • Insurance Premiums
  • Laboratory Fees
  • Lead-Based Paint Removal
  • Learning Disability
  • Legal Fees
  • Lifetime Careďż˝Advance Payments
  • Psychologist
  • Special Education
  • Sterilization
  • Stop-Smoking Programs
  • Surgery
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Therapy
  • Transplants
  • Transportation
  • Trips
  • Tuition
  • Vasectomy
  • Vision Correction Surgery
  • Weight-Loss Program
  • Wheelchair
  • Wig
  • X-ray

Excluded Medical Expenses

  • Controlled Substances
  • Baby Sitting, Childcare, and Nursing Services for a Normal, Healthy Baby
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Dancing Lessons
  • Diaper Service
  • Electrolysis or Hair Removal
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Funeral Expenses
  • Future Medical Care
  • Hair Transplant
  • Health Club Dues
  • Health Coverage Tax Credit
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Household Help
  • Illegal Operations and Treatments
  • Insurance Premiums
  • Maternity Clothes
  • Medical Savings Account
  • Medicines and Drugs From Other Countries
  • Nonprescription Drugs and Medicines
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Personal Use Items
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Veterinary Fees
  • Weight-Loss Program

This listing is taken directly from the IRS web site, www.irs.gov. The determination of a qualified expense is the sole responsibility of the IRS and not United Bank. Refer to Publication 502 (2004), Medical and Dental Expenses-Including the Health Coverage Tax Credit.

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