The use of surrogates to have a baby is a controversial issue that has been contested by the IRS for years. In principle, tax analysis believe that all of the surrogate's medical expenses, insurance expenses, agency fees, legal expenses, any fee to the surrogate, etc. would all be tax deductible medical expenses. However, it may vary from case to case and, which means that surrogacy expenses are not deducted in all cases, both in cases of gay and straight intended parents.
Are the costs of surrogacy tax deductible?
By Natalia Álvarez (project manager).
Last Update: 12/04/2017
Graduated in Business Administration from the University of Alicante. She has more than 9 years of experience in the field of assisted reproduction and was the creator and director of the first assisted reproduction fair in Spain. She is the director of Wearesurrogacy and is an expert in the sector of surrogacy because during all these years has had the opportunity to know hundreds of real cases of couples who have carried out treatments for surrogacy and the best professionals, international clinics.