List of Income Tax Sections 80C and Other Tax Sections in India


Every Individual who pays Income tax must aware of the Income Tax Sections like Section 80C and other Income tax Sections for saving money.

Tax SectionPlan NameDescription
Section 80 CLife Insurance Premium LICCan avail for Self/Spouse/Children
Section 80 CPublic Provident Fund PPFCan avail for Self/Spouse/Children only upto Rs 1,50,000 in an year
Section 80 CNational Savings Certificate NSCCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CPost Office Time DepoisitsCan avail only for Self, with Minimum lock in period of 5 years
Section 80 CTax Saving Bonds in Infrastructure CompaniesCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CEquity Linked Saving Scheme (ELSS) or Tax Saving Mutual FundsCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CUnit Linked Insurance Plan ULIPCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CPrincipal Repayment on Housing LoanHouseloan amount in year
Section 80 CChildren Education ExpensesOnly for two children for Tuition Fees, excluding Donations/Building Fund
Section 80 CTax Saving Fixed DepositsCan avail only for Self, with Minimum lock in period of 5 years
Section 80 CSenior Citizen Savings SchemeCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CSukanya Samriddhi Account SchemeOnly for Girl child under 15 years
Section 80 CCCInvestment made in Annuity Plan of LICCan avail for Self/Spouse/Children
Section 80 CCDNew Pension Scheme NPSCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CCD(1B)Additonal Rs.50000 towards NPSCan avail only for Self
Section 80 CCGRajiv Gandhi Equity Saving SchemeUpto Rs 50000 in an year, with lock in period of 3 years
Section 80 DMediclaim Insurance PremiumCan avail Self/Spouse/Children, upto Rs 25000, if parents above 60 years then extra Rs 5000
Section 80 EEducation Loan Interest RepaymentCan avail for Self/Spouse/Children
Section 80 DDMedical Treatment of Handicapped DependantCan avail for dependants
Section 80 UPerson Suffering from a permanent physical disabilityCan avail for dependants
Section 80 GFor DonationsDonations done to NGO’s etc.,
IT DeductionFor House RentalCan avail for Self upto Rs 100000, if exceeds must submit Landlords PAN card.

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