Can I claim tax exemption on rent paid to my father while staying in house owned by him?



I stay in a home owned by my father and I pay monthly rent for it. Can I get tax exemption for the rent paid? If yes how can I claim it?

Can I claim tax exemption on rent paid to my father while staying in house owned by him?
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3 Replies to “Can I claim tax exemption on rent paid to my father while staying in house owned by him?”


  1. There is no bar under the Income tax Act 1961 . You can claim exemption for the payment made towards rent to your father if the same is occupied by you.






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