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No idea what Qualifying medical expenditure means

Posted 26 August 2015 under Tax Q&A


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Terry says:
25 August 2015 at 18:37

In the calculations output, look for the amount next to "Qualifying medical expenditure (section 6B)". Enter that amount now.

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
26 August 2015 at 11:57

"Qualifying medical expenditure" is anything which was specifically prescribed by a doctor or similar health care professional, but your medical aid wouldn't pay for it because it did not form part of your scheme or there were no funds available for payment.

Terry says:
26 August 2015 at 12:00

Thank you

TaxTim TaxTim says:
26 August 2015 at 12:51

Only a pleasure!


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