Tax Benefits And Alerts For Active Duty MilitaryCourtesy: US Navy
Tax Laws Affecting the Military
These tax laws provide some special benefits for active members of the U.S. Armed Forces, including those serving in combat zones.
- First-Time Homebuyer Credit — There are special benefits for members of the military and certain other federal employees serving outside the United States.
- Economic Stimulus Payments: Especially for Military Combat Personnel — Information on the economic stimulus payments for members of the military serving in a combat zone.
- 2008 New Law: Additional Military Families to Get Stimulus Payments This Fall
- Military Family Tax Relief Act of 2003 — Tax breaks related to military service, including two provisions that may require amended returns.