Tax exemption on surgery amount

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  1. praveen7625

    praveen7625 New Member

    Hi ,

    I am salaried employee and my spouse being home maker.

    During September 2015 my spouse had vocal cord surgery and it costed around 75000 and of which around 9500 I paid from my pocket and rest being paid by my insurance company.

    Now during the tax filing for assessment year 2016 -2017 can I show this 9500 as expenses and get exemption on this amount? and if yes under which section?

    Thanks for you help.

  2. ZED

    ZED Well-Known Member

    You can only claim deduction in respect of health insurance premium u/s 80D. The sum of 9500 will not be specifically allowed.
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