Internal Revenue Service United States Department of the Treasury
Level Basic Advanced Military International

Military Moving Expenses

Reimbursements

Reimbursements Not Included as Income

There are other forms of reimbursement provided by the government that should not be included as income on the Armed Forces member's tax return. Do not include the following costs provided by the government as income:

  • Moving or storage services furnished to the Armed Forces member
  • Nontaxable allowances such as:
    • Dislocation allowance
    • Temporary lodging allowance
    • Mileage allowance in lieu of transportation
    • Per diem allowance
Collage of moving expenses: hotel, air travel, and credit card.