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Are medical aid contribution deductible for tax purposes?

Posted 29 June 2016 under Tax Q&A
Goodi says:
29 June 2016 at 7:33

My medical aid is being deducted from my salary as just a deduction. Should the medical deduction not show on the PAYE 5 certificate as a tax deduction?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
29 June 2016 at 8:24

No - medical aid contributions are not tax deductible and will therefore not show on your PAYE 5 certificate.

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