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R K Rao
14-11-2014, 08:29 PM
I had recently undergone a bypass surgery and received Rs. 1.50 lac as reimbursement under CGHS.

I am now confused whether the same is required to be accounted for under Sec 80DDB etc. or is it free from income.


16-11-2014, 08:01 PM
The medical reimbursement for treatment from CGHS empanelled Hospitals is exempt from Income Tax under proviso to Section 17(2) of Income Tax Act.


R K Rao
16-11-2014, 10:59 PM
Thank you, Sir.