Preventive Health Check Up can be claimed for the tax benefit? Many of us know that Health Insurance premium can be claimed for tax deduction under Sec.80D. But a lot of us don’t know that Preventive Health Check Up cost can also be claimed under the same Sec.80D.

Any test you go through which we can consider as measures for disease prevention than treatment to disease is nothing but Preventive Health Check Up.

Who can claim Preventive Health Check Up  deduction under Sec.80D?

An individual or HUF can claim the deduction in the case of expenses on such health check on family members as mentioned below.

  • Self
  • In case of HUF, it is the member of such HUF.
  • Spouse
  • Dependent Children
  • Parents (Dependent or non-dependent)
How much you can claim?

The maximum amount including all family members is allowed as Rs.5, 000. Remember that there is no separation. The cost of such Preventive Health Check Up is Rs.5, 000 inclusive of all family members.

Along with that, this deduction is the overall part of deduction one can claim under Sec.80D. 

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