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Paying a medical aid where you are not the main member

Posted 4 July 2017 under Tax Q&A


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Dirk says:
4 July 2017 at 18:07

I pay the medical aid contributions for my mother-in-law and her mother who are financially dependent on me. They are the main members, but I pay the premium. Can I claim this?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
4 July 2017 at 21:55

Yes, you can. There are separate questions in the Medical section which request you to enter details of a medical aid (where you are not the main member) which you pay, for someone who is financially dependent on you.


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