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Short Title(s) as Introduced

PHIT Act of 2021
Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2021

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain amounts paid for physical activity, fitness, and exercise as amounts paid for medical care.


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Date Actions Overview
03/18/2021Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
03/18/2021Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (text: CR S1647-1648)
Action By: Senate

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Finance03/18/2021 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (03/18/2021)

Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2021 or the PHIT Act of 2021

This bill allows a medical care tax deduction for up to $1,000 ($2,000 for a joint return or a head of household) of qualified sports and fitness expenses per year. The bill defines qualified sports and fitness expenses as amounts paid exclusively for participating in a physical activity, including (1) fitness facility memberships, (2) physical exercise or activity programs, or (3) equipment for a physical exercise or activity program.