combat pay

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extra pay for soldiers engaged in active combat

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It was also revealed that AFP soldiers stationed in conflict areas receive combat pay of only P240 per month," Lanete said.
BEIRUT: Syria will hike combat pay for soldiers and officers serving in the 500 areas around the country where troops are confronting "terrorists," Prime Minister Wael Halqi said Monday, while also urging young men to report for mandatory military service.
FLEMING: Sure, some agents earned their combat pay this summer, but look at the other side of the coin.
Other issues become a bit more remote, including such mundane items as ensuring that paperwork is done accurately or that combat pay entitlements are stopped timely to preclude overpayments.
The member must also prove that the deployment was a result of the 2001 terrorist attacks, as indicated by individual deployment orders stating the purpose and period of duty, and a Leave and Earnings Statement reflecting hazardous duty pay, combat pay, or combat zone tax exclusion.
Combat Pay Estimate, based on the funding for combat or Imminent Danger Pay that is reported in DOD's war cost reports and used in budget justification materials;
Saving some of the hard-earned combat pay allowed Palacio to return stateside with a much stronger financial foothold.
Among the other provisions of the Farm Bill are the exclusion of retirement and education savings accounts and combat pay when determining eligibility for SNAP.
For military service members, combat pay, which is normally exempt from gross income, is treated as earned income, often resulting in larger credits.
I have been hanging out here in Iraq trying to figure out how to put my combat pay to good use, and I've decided that it's going to be a moose/caribou hunt.
When librarians need combat pay, we risk making a fool of ol' Charlie Darwin.
109-227, allows military personnel who receive tax-free combat pay to count it as earned income for IRA contribution purposes.
They are the ones who deserve spiritual combat pay.
Nontaxable combat pay can be considered for the Earned Income Credit.
Rangel, Charles [NY-15] "Draft Reinstatement bill" To require all persons in the United States between the ages of 18 and 42 to perform national service, either as a member of the uniformed services or in civilian service in furtherance of the national defense and homeland security, to authorize the induction of persons in the uniformed services during wartime to meet end-strength requirements of the uniformed services, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the favorable treatment afforded combat pay under the earned income tax credit, and for other purposes.
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