States That Do Not Tax Military Retirement

Attention**North Carolina does NOT Tax Military Retirement

States That Do Not Tax Military Retirement<br />

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Whether or not you want to protect against excess taxation of your retirement income from your Military service or not, you may want to know the states that do and do not TAX your pensions. The below information is deemed accurate but not reliable due to you should always check current tax laws. You can read more about it here at Military Retirement.

States Without Personal Income Tax

Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming do not have a personal income tax. Two others, New Hampshire and Tennessee, tax only dividend and interest income.

States With Special Retired Military Pay Exemptions

The following States have special provisions for Military or Public pensions:

Alabama Hawaii Illinois
Kansas Kentucky*** Louisiana
Massachusetts Michigan* Mississippi
Missouri++ New Jersey New York
North Carolina+ Ohio Pennsylvania
Wisconsin    

* = Exempts USPHS and NOAA retired pay as federal employment.
*** = Exempt depending on date of retirement – prior to 1998; after this date, some may be exempt.
+ NC allows full exemption for retirees with five years of service as of August 12, 1989; otherwise a deduction of up to $ 4,000 ($ 8,000 for joint filers) is allowed.
++Missouri has a Public Pension Exclusion which covers a portion of pension income.

States With Disability Retired Pay Exemptions

All Other Military Retired Pay Taxable:

Arizona* Arkansas* California*
Colorado Connecticut Delaware*
DC** Georgia* Idaho*
Indiana* Iowa*** Maine*
Maryland* Michigan Minnesota
Montana Nebraska Missouri
New Mexico North Dakota Ohio*
Oklahoma** Oregon++ Puerto Rico
Rhode Island Utah**** Vermont
Virginia* West Virginia South Carolina**

* Does not tax Social Security or railroad retirement benefits.
** Does not tax Social Security benefits.
*** Does not tax Railroad Retirement Benefits
**** Does not tax Railroad Retirement Benefits; however, Social Security Benefits may be taxed
++ Possible exemption on all Federal pensions

Always make sure to check your online facts with the state you intend to buy a NC Mountain Real Estate and Move into from Florida all the way to New York. Or contact your branch of service whether it be ARMY, NAVY, MARINES, AIR FORCE, COAST GUARD, RESERVES, or other branch of the United States Of American Military.

States That Do Not Tax Military Retirement