Bharat Ke Veer 80G Tax Benefit: Why only 50% deduction is allowed

Bharat Ke Veer is a website created by the Ministry of Home Affairs where we can donate to support our armed forces. This contribution is eligible for deduction under section 80G.

Contributions made to Funds/ Institutions which satisfies conditions mentioned under section 80G(5) of the Income Tax Act are eligible for a 50% deduction from Gross Total Income subject to the qualifying limit.

Why only 50% deduction is allowed

Since Bharat Ke Veer has been granted approval u/s 80G(5)(vi), contributions made to it are eligible for 50% deduction subject to qualifying limit. Please keep this in mind while filing IT returns.

Thanks to Jagjeet Sharma for sharing this research.