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Military Pay Allowances

Military pay includes a number of components including allowances. These allowances can be a major portion of a service members pay based on location, status and pay-grade. Often the living conditions are not optimal and the allowances are designed to compensate service members for living costs and are tax-free. We have included a number of articles that explain these allowances and how to make sure you satisfy the requirements. 

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Overseas Housing Allowance is available for military members and their families who are serving on PCS orders overseas

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