Hundreds of thousands of Irish people are missing out on tax refunds worth almost €500


Tax refund experts say the average refund for medical expenses over four years is €494, but the tax relief on medical expenses is being under-utilised despite applying to most, if not all, households throughout the country.“Most people have to make at least one trip to the doctor over the year, but even if they manage to avoid it this year, surely, they have had to go at some stage in the previous four years?