scorecardresearchOne health check-up a year is income tax deductible. But what if your insurance also has it free?

One health check-up a year is income tax deductible. But what if your insurance also has it free?

Updated: 21 Feb 2022, 02:44 PM IST
TL;DR.
Expenditure on preventive health check-up is permitted as exemption over and above of medical insurance premium so long as the cap under 80D is not breached
The exemption allowed is up to a maximum of  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>5,000. This is part of the overall limit of  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>25,000 for persons under the age of 60.

The exemption allowed is up to a maximum of 5,000. This is part of the overall limit of 25,000 for persons under the age of 60.