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Can I claim private health insurance premium as medical?

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Good day Helen,

You can claim the insurance premium you paid yourself as medical expense, federal (and Quebec if applicable).

Verify your T4 slip (and RL-1 if applicable).
There might be a Box 85 (RL-1, Box 235) with the premium you paid.
If yes, enter the amount in your T4 (or T4/RL-1) page.
 - Box 85 is located at the bottom of the page
 - UFile will then use the amount as Medical expense

If no, enter the amount in the Medical expenses page.

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  • 4 months later...

In some cases, you might be able to claim private health insurance premiums as a medical expense. However, it can depend on various factors, including your specific insurance plan and local tax laws. To get a clearer answer, you might want to consult with a tax professional or accountant who can provide personalized advice based on your situation. Additionally, you could check out this webpage I found, https://lifestyletothemax.co.uk, which might offer some insights or connect you with others who've had similar questions.

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