Special Tax Considerations
Tax preparation for the service member is often more complex than that of a civilian because of the implications of deployments, combat and training pay, housing and rentals, and multi-state filing. Major life changes like death or starting college also affect income and assets. Understand how special circumstances determine your taxes.
College Tuition and Taxes: What You Need to Know
Take advantage of tax savings if you are pursuing higher education. If you are a student or parent with an eye toward maximizing your tax deductions, make sure to connect with MilTax , Military OneSource tax services.
How to Deal with Special Tax Considerations
When major changes happen that affect your income or your assets — such as the death of a family member or the pending start of college — the last thing you want to consider is taxes.
Ins and Outs of Filing Military Taxes When You Are Deployed
Uncle Sam is serious about collecting taxes — even service members who are deployed are expected to file their taxes. Fortunately, the Internal Revenue Service realizes service members and their families face unique circumstances and offers you tools — and some special extensions — to make tax filing easier.