How to claim medical expenses
Up until 20 June 2019 you can claim your out of pocket expenses for some medical items through the Australian Taxation Office (ATO).
- disability aids
- attendant care
- aged care expenses.
You can only claim the offset from the ATO.
Read about how to claim medical expenses on the ATO website.
Page last updated: 21 October 2019
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