IRS Medical Tax Deduction
Some or all of your stay may be covered but only if you qualify per the steps below:
1. See Your Physician: Print out and bring this Letter of Medical Necessity to your doctor. If your doctor determines that you have a weight-related medical condition and feels more comprehensive obesity management services are advised, have her or him fill out and sign the form.
2. Book Your Stay: Call 615-667-8055
3. Experience Fit Farm and Claim on Your Taxes: After your stay at Fit Farm, submit your signed Letter of Medical Necessity and your Fit Farm receipts as tax deductions.
IRS Publication 502
|Excerpt from IRS Publication 502 (Eligible Medical and Dental Expenses)||Fit Farm Eligible Expenses (Guest must have Fit Farm Letter of Medical Necessity from Physician)|
|Weight-Loss ProgramYou can include in medical expenses amounts you pay to lose weight if it is a treatment for a specificdisease diagnosed by a physician (such as obesity, hypertension, or heart disease). This includes fees you pay for membership in a weightreduction group as well as fees for attendance at periodic meetings. You cannot include membership dues in a gym, health club, or spa as medical expenses, but you can include separate fees charged there for weight loss activities.||On your Fit Farm receipt items marked:|
|Excerpt from IRS Publication 502(Under Non-admissable)||Expenses NOT Eligible for Tax Write Off|
|You cannot include the cost of diet food or beverages in medical expenses because the diet food and beverages substitute for what is normally consumed to satisfy nutritional needs.||On your Fit Farm receipt items marked:|