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FSA deadlines

Dates for health, dependent care vary

Flexible spending accounts allow employees to set aside money on a pretax basis to pay for health care expenses.

The Postal Service is reminding employees of key dates for health care, limited expense health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSAs) for 2023.

All expenses for health care and limited expense health care FSAs must be incurred by Dec. 31, 2023.

All expenses for dependent care FSAs must be incurred by March 15, 2024.

Claims for the 2023 benefit period must be received no later than April 30, 2024, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern to be eligible for reimbursement.

For additional information regarding FSAs, employees should visit or call 877-FSAFEDS (372-3337); the TTY number is 866-353-8058.

FSAFEDS benefits counselors can be reached weekdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Eastern.

More information on FSAs is also available on LiteBlue.