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Deduction US 80 D FOR SR.CITIZEN AGE 85

My sister has no medical policy.She is a cancer survivor.Can she claim deduction of Rs.30000 for FY 2017-18 YE 31/3/2018.This os to take care of her medical expenses.

Profile photo of Dr.Ashok Betrabet Asked By: Anonymous 2 replies 0 helpful answers Last Updated: 4 weeks, 1 day ago
  • Profile photo of Dr.Ashok BetrabetAnonymous

    My sister has no medical policy.She is a cancer survivor.Can she claim deduction of Rs.30000 for FY 2017-18 YE 31/3/2018.This os to take care of her medical expenses.

  • Profile photo of Madhuri N MarneMadhuri N Marne
    Moderator

    Hello,

    Yes, your sister can claim a deduction up to Rs.30,000 for the medical expenses borne by her. For more information you can the link ” https://www.hrblock.in/guides/income-tax-section-80d-deductions/ ”

    Feel free to reach us for any further queries.

    Thank you

  • Profile photo of Amit Kumar BansalAmit Kumar Bansal
    Participant

    Yes, you can get benefit upto Rs 30000/-, from 1st April 2019 the limit of 80D for senior citizen up to ₹ 50000 is declared in budget 2018. https://financialcontrol.in/section-80d-health-medical-treatment/

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