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2015 Ohio: Medical and Long-Term Care Expenses

There was an issue in TurboTax that could affect your 2015 Ohio state tax return.

Some of the calculations relating to deducting medical expenses, health insurance premiums and long-term care expenses were incorrect. We updated these calculations and want to help to make sure your return is complete and accurate.

Because of this error, certain taxpayers may have filed an incorrect Ohio return. We apologize for this error and the inconvenience it may cause you.

Ohio allows a deduction for medical care expenses, health insurance premiums and long-term care premiums paid in 2015. This deduction may not have been included on your Ohio return.

If you have any questions or need any assistance in amending your Ohio return, please use the phone number in the email from TurboTax. Tell the representative you’re calling about 2015 Ohio: Medical and long-term care expenses.

Do I need to amend my Ohio return?

You will need to amend if ALL of the following apply to you:

  • You filed your Ohio state tax return prior to March 3, 2016  AND
  • You entered medical expenses, health insurance premiums and/or long-term care premiums for your federal Schedule A  AND
  • These expenses are not included in your Ohio Schedule A, line 32.

If you are affected, you may have overpaid your state tax. You may need to amend your 2015 Ohio return.

How do I amend my Ohio return?

  • Follow these amend instructions for the TurboTax Online product.
  • Follow these amend instructions for the TurboTax CD Download product.
  • After you make the changes to your tax return, you will need to mail a copy of your amended state return.
  • Your printed return will include instructions on how and where to mail it.

If you need help in amending your return, please use the phone number in the email from TurboTax and tell the representative you’re calling about the 2015 Ohio: Medical and Long-Term Care Expenses.

 


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