No Over-the-Counter (OTC) Medications Without a Prescription


Purpose:

To treat tax-free reimbursement of OTC medications the same as reimbursement of prescription medications


Intent:

To increase tax revenue on dollars not elected for Health Care FSAs by individuals unwilling/unable to get a prescription for OTC medications previously reimbursed tax-free


Health Plans Affected by this Provision:


Year Effective: 2011
Medical Plan: Yes
Dental/Vision Plan: Yes
HRA: Yes
Health Care FSA: Yes

Document Downloads:


Document Title Last Updated
Over-the-Counter Drugs Require Prescriptions Flyer  
ACA Reform and the BESTflex Plan Overview  
IRS Notice 2010-59  
IRS OTC FAQ, September, 2010 09/01/2010
Revenue Ruling 2010-23  
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1350 Deming Way, Ste 300
Middleton, WI 53562-4640

Mail Address
PO Box 44347
Madison, WI 53744-4347