MAPR 5% Deduction How is this computed ???

Discussion in 'Expenses' started by scofield, Apr 29, 2015.

  1. scofield

    scofield Newbie

    When figuring My Mom's medical expenses that are deductible, to bring her income to 0, am I supposed to figure 5% of MAPR? Should I discount that amount first off her total and then bring her amount to 0? If her social security medicare income is $1300 a month, I know I have to have medical expenses to equal that amount, but do I have to go further because of the 5% MAPR? I am totally confused?
     
  2. vetadmin

    vetadmin Administrator Staff Member

    Just do the basic math. Income $1300, care expenses $1200 positive at the end of the month - $100 as an example However the math works out with her income minus expenses for care. Keep it simple.
     

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