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I am a terminally Ill cancer patient in hospice with home health care. During the aid 90 day eliminated nation period I am responsible for the charges. I applied for aid from a group I was familialr with . I was awarded the aid to cover the cost of around $6000. Does the IRS treat this as income? Do I have to show it only return?

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No, this would not be taxable to you nor are you required to report the amount you were granted to assist in the charge for your medical. 26 USC §102

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