About This Bill
- Introduced March 6, 2019
- Latest Major Action March 6, 2019
- See the two similar bills introduced in other congresses.
10 (3 Democrats, 1 Independent Democrat, 6 Republicans)
Personal Health Investment Today Act of 2019 or the PHIT Act of 2019 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 the sole purpose of participating in a physical activity, including (1) fitness facility memberships, (2) physical exercise...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Introduced in the Senate by John Thune (R-S.D.)