112-1, issued March 11, 1991, and effective January 16, 1991, a member of the armed forces is deemed to be serving in the combat zone
if he or she is serving in an area outside the combat zone
in direct support of military operations in the combat zone
and is entitled to special pay under 37 United States Code (USC) 310 for duty subject to hostile fire or imminent danger ("imminent danger pay").
Taxpayers also must include the dates they entered and left the combat zone
or qualified hazardous duty area.
Present law suspends the period of time for performing various acts under the Code for MAFs serving in an area designated as a combat zone
Service members who are serving in a combat zone
can receive relief from compliance actions, such as audits or enforced collections, until 180 days after the taxpayer has left the zone.
The court has ruled that sending our boys into combat zones
unsuitably equipped is a breach of their human rights.
But the Pentagon's personnel chief issued a directive limiting the new severance pay waiver only to those injured in a combat zone
in the line of duty or as a direct result of armed conflict.
The Navy implemented the Warrior Transition Program (WTP) to help Sailors readjust to life outside the combat zone
Due to the combat zone
exclusion, a MAF may have little or no taxable compensation for the tax year and may not be eligible to make IRA contributions.
Soldiers and eligible offspring may receive up to $8,000 for four years of undergraduate study -- $2,000 per academic school year for each qualifying term of service served in a combat zone
The Navy recently announced approval of several initiatives aimed at rewarding Sailors who serve in designated combat zones
At the MC4 Product Management Office (PMO), Ariza led the initial planning, development, and deployment of MC4 systems into the combat zone
supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
The practices also call for deferring collection activity for any active-duty military customer deployed to a combat zone
or National Guardsman or reservist called to active duty, Medsker said.
In all, this is a logical, well-structured chronicle of a thoughtful man's year in a combat zone
Because the combat zone
itself is in the rural northern and eastern areas, those who live in Colombo, the capital, only experience indirect effects of the battles that rage intermittently: the military transport planes and fighter bombers passing overhead; and the wailing of ambulances as the dead and dying are flown in from the front and conveyed to the hospitals.
The Credit for Military Service in a Combat Zone
enacted by the 2006 Legislature is now available to any member of the military who served in a designated combat zone
or hazardous duty area since Sept.