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What Medical Expenses Can Be Written Off on Taxes?

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com Many caregivers and their elderly parents rack up thousands of dollars every year in medical expenses. Items not covered by Medicare, co-pays and deductibles, even …

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2011 Tax Tips for Family Caregivers

AgingCare.com If you are supporting an elderly parent, you may qualify for some tax benefits from the U.S. government that reward you for your caregiving efforts. These tax benefits may include cla…

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