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Medical aid gap cover

Posted 25 May 2016 under Tax Q&A


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Dora says:
24 May 2016 at 13:15

What about medical aid gap cover, can I add this to my total for the tax year? I. E. Adding it to the total of what I paid for during the tax year on my medical aid.

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
25 May 2016 at 10:25

Gap cover is treated as short term insurance and not medical cover which means it is not deductible for tax purposes unfortunately and you cannot add it to your medical expenses paid.


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