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Tax relief for Medical Aid

Posted 17 March 2016 under Tax Questions

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Charlie says:
17 March 2016 at 11:51

I only realised this month (March) that I was due a tax (PAYE) relief due to a Medical Aid Fund, which was initiated in July last year. Would it be possible to claim the relief even though the PAYE period is closed?

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TaxTimTaxTim says:
17 March 2016 at 12:13

Do you mean you have been contributing to a medical aid fund since July 2015? Was this done via your employer?


Charlie says:
17 March 2016 at 12:22

No...this thud is my own medical aid


TaxTimTaxTim says:
17 March 2016 at 13:02

You will receive the medical aid credit when you submit your tax return for 2015/2016 - filing season opens 1 July 2016. In your tax return, you will need to complete all medical details within the medical section to obtain the tax relief.

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