How Military Taxes Work

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Author's Note: How Military Taxes Work

Clearly, this is not a comprehensive tax guide for military personnel. It's a review of some military-specific guidelines and quirks in the system affecting soldiers and their families. In deciding what exactly to address in this piece, I picked the issues that seemed most relevant, surprising and different from civilian taxpaying. For complete details on the tax code as it relates to military service, see Tax Information for Members of the Military from the IRS. It's remarkably easy reading, considering the source.

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