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Breastfeeding Pumps Now Deductible, IRS Rules

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Breast pumps and other lactation supplies are now tax deductible as medical expenses, the Internal Revenue Service said Thursday, reversing a long-held position.
The new ruling means that families can use pre-tax funds from their flexible spending accounts and health savings accounts for these supplies. Breast pumps typically cost more than $200 and, along with supplies, can run as high as $1,000 in the first year of a baby’s life.
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