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Our goal is for you to fully understand the Federal Flexible Spending Account Program (FSAFEDS) so you can maximize the value you receive from this important benefit. We hope you will learn something new or just refresh the knowledge you already have. Let's get started!
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Be "in the know" about important dates and deadlines, learn about eligible expenses and receive tips to help you maximize your savings with your Federal Flexible Spending Account Program (FSAFEDS) account.
Monthly Eligible Expense Highlight - Dental Exams
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in 4 adults has an untreated dental issue.
Discover Eligible HCFSA Expenses
The FSAFEDS Health Care FSA (HCFSA) covers a wide range of health care services and products to keep you and your family healthy. Whether it's a routine exam, allergies, illness or an injury, your HCFSA has you covered.
Submit 2021 Claims
Did you have a 2021 Federal Flexible Spending Account Program (FSAFEDS) account? If so, be sure to submit your claims before the deadline. All claims for the 2021 benefit period must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, on Saturday, April 30, 2022.
Medical Mileage Rate for the 2022 Benefits Period
The 2022 medical mileage rate will change to 18 cents per mile.
Reminder About Eligible COVID Related HCFSA Expenses
COVID testing is an eligible HCFSA Expense! Masks, hand sanitizing wipes (with 60%+ alcohol base), and at-home COVID testing kits are all approved as eligible over-the-counter (OTC) HCFSA expenses!
New 2022 Maximum Limit Updates
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced 2022 Flexible Spending Account (FSA) contribution limits which increase the amount participants may contribute to a Health Care Flexible Spending Account (HCFSA) or a Limited Expense Health Care FSA (LEX HCFSA). For the 2022 benefit period, you can contribute up to a maximum of $2,850 - an increase of $100 from the 2021 benefit period. You may also carry over unused funds up to a maximum of $570 - an increase of $20 from the 2021 benefit period.
Don't Forget About FSAFEDS During Open Season
Open Season enrollment has started, and it's the perfect time to discover all the benefits of the FSAFEDS Flexible Spending Account program.
Get Ready for Open Season Enrollment
With Open Season starting Monday, November 8, 2021, it's time to begin planning for the 2022 benefit period and your enrollment in FSAFEDS. Remember, enrollment in FSAFEDS is voluntary, and you must actively enroll each year; participation does not automatically continue from year to year.
Need to call us?
Toll-Free Number for Overseas Participants:
FSAFEDS Benefits Counselors are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Eastern Time.
Other Ways to Contact Us
FSAFEDS Program - Claims
P.O. Box 14127
Lexington, KY 40512-4127
Log into your online account and select “Contact Us,” then “Secure Message Center.”
+1 650-577-5294 (toll-free)