Active duty members can visit the DFAS tax statement website at: https://www.dfas.mil/MilitaryMembers/taxinfo/taxstatements/ to request or view their tax statements. Those with limited internet access can call DFAS at 800-321-1080 M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET to have a paper copy of their active duty W-2 reissued to them.
- 1 How do I get my W-2 as a veteran?
- 2 Do you get a W-2 from the VA?
- 3 Can I get my military W-2 online?
- 4 How do I access myPay as a veteran?
- 5 How do I obtain a 1099 form from VA for tax purposes?
- 6 Do you get a 1099 for VA benefits?
- 7 Do I have to report my VA disability on your taxes?
- 8 Does VA disability count as income?
- 9 How can I access myPay without a CAC card?
- 10 How do I get my old W2 from DFAS?
- 11 How do I log into myPay after separation?
- 12 Why can’t I log into myPay?
- 13 How do I set up a myPay account?
- 14 What is myPay username?
How do I get my W-2 as a veteran?
If you’ve separated within 13 months, you can login to your myPay account to get your W2. If you can’t access your myPay account, you can submit a tax statement request via askDFAS and we’ll mail you a hard copy.
Do you get a W-2 from the VA?
You will not receive a W-2 from the VA. Per IRS Publication 970: “Payments you receive for education, training, or subsistence under any law administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are tax free. Do not include these payments as income on your federal tax return.
Can I get my military W-2 online?
Use myPay ( https://mypay.dfas.mil ). Options are available to create a new account, retrieve a forgotten login ID or reset a password. Once logged in, users can update mailing addresses, review their latest account statement and, of course, download/print their W-2.
How do I access myPay as a veteran?
First, you must access the MyPay website by going to http://mypay.dfas.mil. Second, you must have your social security number or your MyPay Login ID. First time users may log in with their social security number and will then be required to create a Login ID.
How do I obtain a 1099 form from VA for tax purposes?
How do I obtain a 1099 form from VA? VA benefits are not taxable; therefore, VA does not send out 1099 forms. If you need a statement of benefits paid, please contact your VA Regional Office.
Do you get a 1099 for VA benefits?
Federal Tax on Military Retirement If you receive a military pension based on your years of military service, that payment is considered taxable income. You will receive a Form 1099-R from the federal government at the beginning of the year and you’ll use that to report your income on Form 1040.
Do I have to report my VA disability on your taxes?
VA Disability Benefits Disability benefits you receive from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) aren’t taxable. You don’t need to include them as income on your tax return. Tax-free disability benefits include: disability compensation and pension payments for disabilities paid either to veterans or their families.
Does VA disability count as income?
Disability benefits received from the VA should not be included in your gross income. Some of the payments which are considered disability benefits include: Disability compensation and pension payments for disabilities paid either to Veterans or their families, Benefits under a dependent-care assistance program.
How can I access myPay without a CAC card?
you can access myPay any time after you receive your first paycheck by clicking “Smart Card Login” on the myPay home page. DoD employees that DO NOT have access to a Smart Card Reader: you will receive your temporary password by mail at your home address of record.
How do I get my old W2 from DFAS?
If you need older tax documents, or don’t want to sign up for a myPay account, then you will have to request your old tax statements from DFAS. To get help by telephone, call: Army, Navy, Air Force (reserve, active & National Guard) W2: 888-332-7411.
How do I log into myPay after separation?
You’ll have access to your myPay account for 13 months after you leave service. Getting into myPay after you separate
- Select ‘Email Address’ on the main screen.
- Under ‘Personal Email Address,’ enter and then re-enter your personal email address.
- Select ‘Accept/Submit’ to save the change.
Why can’t I log into myPay?
If you encounter problems with your Login and/or Password or technical issues using myPay (DFAS), contact the DFAS Centralized Customer Support Unit toll-free at 1-888-332-7411. They will also provide support for establishing and changing your Login and/or Password.
How do I set up a myPay account?
How to Create a myPay Account. If you’ve never used myPay, visit https://mypay.dfas.mil and click “Forgot or Need a Password” to have a temporary password mailed to you. Once you have received a password, return to the myPay home page and click “Create your myPay Profile” to get started.
What is myPay username?
1. Click the ”Forgot your Login ID?” link on the myPayhomepage. 2. Enter your Social Security Number and Email Address to have your Login ID emailed or enter your Social Security Number and Password to display your Login ID on screen.