The National Directory of Certified Public Accountants

Ask A CPA - Medical Expenses

Alcoholism Or Drug Rehabilitation

Inpatient treatment and expenses for meals and lodging at a treatment center for alcohol or drug addiction are a medical itemized deduction. Also transportation to Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are deductible. They are reportable on IRS Schedule A limited to the 10% / 7.5% AGI limitation.

If you need professional help with "Medical Expenses" or have other tax questions, we can help you find a local licensed CPA for a free, no-obligation consultation.