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Health Savings Account (HSA) - Form 8889

A health savings account (HSA) is a tax-exempt trust or custodial account set up with a qualified HSA trustee to pay or reimburse certain medical expenses incurred by an individual, spouse, or qualified dependents.  Any medical expenses reimbursed by an HSA cannot be covered or reimbursable by insurance or any other sources.

Select the links below to show/hide additional information:
Part I – HSA Contributions & Deductions
Part II – HSA Distributions
Part III – Failure to Maintain HDHP Coverage
Distribution Codes
HSA Contribution Limits

To display instructions for entering contributions in the tax program click here.

To display instructions for entering distributions in the tax program click here.

NOTE: This is a guide on entering Form 8889 into the TaxSlayer Pro program.  This is not intended as tax advice.

Last Updated: 5/30/2018

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