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How to Claim Tax From Out of Pocket Medical Expenses

By H&R Block 2 min read
The net medical expenses tax offset is no longer be available from 1 July 2019.

There is no longer any form of relief available for medical expenses through the tax system.


This information sheet is intended as a guide for H&R Block clients. All actual detail and circumstances differ, please discuss your situation with a H&R Block Tax Consultant. Use one of our Taxsaver envelopes to keep all your receipts and documents for the year. Remember – if you are not sure if you can claim an expense, keep the receipt and we will ensure that we claim all allowable deductions and rebates for you whilst preparing your tax return. H&R Block is Australia's largest network of tax accountants with over 400 offices. Every year we help thousands of Australians achieve a better taxation result. For your nearest office call 13 23 25.
September 2019

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