Are in-home care expenses considered deductible medical expenses?
(Revised November 2012)
In-home care expenses are
deductible as a medical expense if they qualify as maintenance or
care expenses for either a chronically ill individual or an individual
who has been certified by a licensed health care practitioner as
meeting one of the following criteria:
The best documentation to support your claim for deduction is a letter from your health care practitioner.To contact us or return to a different page, use the links on the left hand side of this page.