WASHINGTON DC, December 12, 2009 -- Lasik
laser vision correction is approved by the US Internal Revenue
Service as a medical procedure that may be paid with tax exempt
Flexible Spending Arrangements (FSA) contributions.
Lasik is approved by the US Internal Revenue Service as a
deductible medical expense [§ 213(d)(9)]. FSA contributions may
be applied toward the laser vision correction surgery.
For more details see
spending account IRS publication.