Are VA disability benefits subject to alimony?
VA disability benefits will not be garnished for alimony or child support payments until the veteran's former spouse first elects to receive the apportioned share of it.
How long do you have to be married to get half of his military retirement?
However, in order for the Department of Defense to make direct payments of a military member's retired pay to the former spouse, the former spouse must have been married to the military member for a period of at least 10 years, with at least 10 years of the marriage overlapping a period of military service creditable
Can you get disability and retirement from the military?
Concurrent Retirement and Disability Pay (CRDP) allows military retirees to receive both military retired pay and Veterans Affairs (VA) compensation. This means that an eligible retiree's retired pay will gradually increase each year until the phase in is complete effective January 2014.
Is military retirement pay taxable if 100 disabled?
Military retirement pay based on age or length of service is considered taxable income for Federal income taxes, and most state income taxes. However, military disability retirement pay and veterans' benefits, including service-connected disability pension payments, are almost always fully excluded from taxable income.