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Eligible FSA expenses

Written By: Jason Shafrin - Mar• 04•11

Which expenses are eligible for you flexible spending account (FSA)?  Find out here.

Some changes for 2011:

“Beginning January 1, 2011, OTC medicines and drugs will no longer be eligible for reimbursement under your health flexible spending account (FSA) unless prescribed by a doctor (or other individual who is legally authorized to issue a prescription) in the state in which the OTC drug expense is purchased…over-the-counter items, such as thermometers, bandages, and first aid kits, are still eligible for reimbursement…”  These changes do not apply to prescription drugs or insulin (including OTC insulin).

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