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JesusRicardoMald
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My wife and I paid about $10,000 for in-vitro fertilization treatment, can we claim that as medical expenses?

 
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DoninGA
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My wife and I paid about $10,000 for in-vitro fertilization treatment, can we claim that as medical expenses?

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You can include in medical expenses the cost of the following procedures to overcome an inability to have children. Procedures such as in vitro fertilization (including temporary storage of eggs or sperm).

See IRS Publication 502 Medical and Dental Expenses page 8 - https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p502.pdf#page=8

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DoninGA
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My wife and I paid about $10,000 for in-vitro fertilization treatment, can we claim that as medical expenses?

Fertility Enhancement 

You can include in medical expenses the cost of the following procedures to overcome an inability to have children. Procedures such as in vitro fertilization (including temporary storage of eggs or sperm).

See IRS Publication 502 Medical and Dental Expenses page 8 - https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p502.pdf#page=8

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