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I am self employed and covered by my spouse's health insurance through her work. We file jointly. Can I deduct her health ins. premiums?

 
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Lisa995
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I am self employed and covered by my spouse's health insurance through her work. We file jointly. Can I deduct her health ins. premiums?

No, the policy needs to be in your name or your business name for it to qualify for the self employed health insurance deduction.

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Lisa995
Level 12

I am self employed and covered by my spouse's health insurance through her work. We file jointly. Can I deduct her health ins. premiums?

No, the policy needs to be in your name or your business name for it to qualify for the self employed health insurance deduction.

♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸♥Lisa♥ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪
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