The Hearing Aid Tax Credit or, more formally, the “Hearing Aid Assistance Tax Credit Act” will soon be up for a vote in both the US House and Senate. According to the Better Hearing Institute, the Hearing Aid Assistance and Tax Credit Act will:
Provide a tax credit towards the purchase of each hearing aid of up to $500 per hearing aid, available once every 5 years. It would be available to 1) individuals age 55 and over, or 2) those purchasing a hearing aid for a dependent.
For more FAQs about this legislation, click HERE.
You can help to pass this legislation with a click of your mouse. Click HERE to send an email to your Representatives and Senators to encourage them to support this legislation. Hearing aids are NOT covered by Medicare, and most state and private insurance plans do not have hearing aid coverage, either.
DO YOU LIVE IN NORTH DAKOTA, MONTANA, or NEW YORK?
Those states’ legislatures are also considering statewide HA Tax Credits. Click HERE to contact your State legislators, too! These benefits would be additional tax credits on top of the Federally proposed Hearing Aid Assistance Tax Credit Act.
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