Carroll, an unmarried taxpayer age 41 with an adjusted gross income of $100,000, incurred and paid the following unreimbursed medical expenses for 2012:
Doctor bills resulting from a serious fall $ 5,000
Cosmetic surgery that was necessary to correct a congenital deformity 15,000
Carroll had no medical insurance. For regular income tax purposes, what was Carroll’s maximum allowable medical expense deduction, after the applicable threshold limitation, for the year?