How the Spending Accounts Work
You choose to contribute part of your earnings into the Medical Flexible Spending Account and/or the Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account. The accounts are maintained separately and you cannot make transfers between them. To check your FSA account online, visit www.benefitspaymentsystem.com.
Medical FSA Eligible Expenses
The following are examples of expenses eligible for reimbursement when they are not covered by a medical, dental or vision care plan. You cannot claim an expense as a federal income tax deduction if it is reimbursed through your Flexible Spending Account. (For a full list, go to www.irs.gov.)
The following expenses are examples of items not eligible for reimbursement through your Health Care Flexible Spending Account.
You may claim dependent care expenses for any dependents that live with you and rely on you for more than half of their support as claimed on your taxes. Dependents include: