SNAPshots: Maximizing the SNAP Medical Deduction
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SNAPshots: Maximizing the SNAP Medical Deduction

March 5, 2013

Many older adults mistakenly believe that if they qualify for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps), they’ll only get $16 a month in benefits. Yet many seniors miss out on higher benefits because they don’t take advantage of the medical expense deduction.

Our new fact sheet outlines how the deduction works and where to get more information to help your clients with their SNAP applications.



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