WHERE DO YOU WANT TO RETIRE?

This chart, courtesy of Chief "Mac" McVicar, provides state-by-state links on how each state will handle your military retired pay.

Obviously subject to change, this chart was current as of 14 April 2003.

 

STATE

State Tax

Military Retirement Pay

Web Site

Alabama

Yes

Not taxed

www.ador.state.al.us

Alaska

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.revenue.state.ak.us

Arizona

Yes

$2,500 excluded

www.revenue.state.az.us

Arkansas

Yes

$6,000 excluded

www.ark.org/dfa/taxes/index.html

California

Yes

Taxed

www.ftb.ca.gov

Colorado

Yes

$20,000 excluded after 55

www.revenue.state.co.us

Connecticut

Yes

Taxed

www.state.ct.us/drs

Delaware

Yes

$2,000 under 60/$5,000 over

www.state.de.us/revenue

DC

Yes

$3,000 excluded after 62

www.dccfo.com

Florida

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.state.fl.us/dor

Georgia

Yes

$13,000 excluded after 62

www2.state.ga.us/departments

Hawaii

Yes

Not taxed

www.state.hi.us/tax/.html

Idaho

Yes

Taxed

www.state.id.us/tax

Illinois

Yes

Not taxed

www.revenue.state.il.us

Indiana

Yes

Taxed

www.ai.org/dor/index.html

Iowa

Yes

$10,000 excluded after 55

www.state.ia.us/tax

Kansas

Yes

Not taxed

www.ink.org/public/kdor

Kentucky

Yes

Not taxed

www.state.ky.us

Louisiana

Yes

Not taxed

www.rev.state.la.us

Maine

Yes

Taxed

Janus.state.me.us/revenue/

Maryland

Yes

$2,500 excluded after 55

www.comp.state.md.us

Massachusetts

Yes

Not taxed

www.state.ma.us/dor

Michigan

Yes

Not taxed

www.treas.state.mi.us

Minnesota

Yes

Taxed

www.taxes.state.mn.us

Mississippi

Yes

Not taxed

www.mstc.state.ms.us

Missouri

Yes

Taxed

www.dor.state.mo.us

Montana

Yes

Taxed

www.mt.gov/revenue

Nebraska

Yes

Taxed

www.nol.org/revenue

Nevada

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.state.nv.us/taxation

New Hampshire

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.state.nh.us/revenue

New Jersey

Yes

Taxed/Not taxed after 62

www.state.nj.us/treasury

New Mexico

Yes

Taxed

www.state.nm.us/tax

New York

Yes

Not taxed

www.tax.state.ny.us

North Carolina

Yes

Taxed/5 yrs svs Not taxed

www.dor.state.nc.us/dor

North Dakota

Yes

Taxed

www.state.nd.us/taxdpt

Ohio

Yes

Taxed/Graduated reduction

www.state.oh.us/tax

Oklahoma

Yes

$5,500 excluded

www.oktax.state.ok.us

Oregon

Yes

Not taxed

www.dor.state.or.us

Pennsylvania

Yes

Not taxed

www.revenue.state.pa.us

Rhode Island

Yes

Taxed

www.doa.state.ri.us/tax

South Carolina

Yes

Taxed

www.dor.state.sc.us

South Dakota

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.state.sd.us/state/executive

Tennessee

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.state.tn.us/revenue

Texas

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.window.state.tx.us

Utah

Yes

Taxed

www.tax.ex.state.ut.us

Vermont

Yes

Taxed

www.state.vt.us/tax

Virginia

Yes

Taxed

www.tax.state.va.us

Washington

No State Tax

Not Taxed

www.wa.gov/dor

West Virginia

Yes

$2,000 excluded

www.state.wv.us.taxdiv

Wisconsin

Yes

Taxed

www.dor.state.wi.us

Wyoming

No State Tax

Not taxed

www.revenue.state.wy.us