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Okay, you said, I can deduct my service dog, medically or

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Okay, you said, I can deduct my service dog, medically or business wise? correct?
I can deduct vet, grooming, food and equipment expenses for my dog under medical or business expenses?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Robin D. replied 10 months ago.

Hello

You can include in medical expenses the costs of buying, training, and maintaining a guide dog or other service animal to assist a visually-impaired or hearing-impaired person, or a person with other physical disabilities.

The vet, food, grooming and equipment expenses for the animal are all added in the medical.

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Expert:  Robin D. replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  Robin D. replied 10 months ago.

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