Wisconsin issues bulletin on military pay, withholding

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue has issued a tax bulletin that discusses military pay and nonresident withholding.

Military pay income subtractions—The military pay income subtraction does not apply to pay that members of the Reserves and National Guard receive for weekend or two-week annual training and it also does not apply to a member of a reserve component of the U.S. armed forces serving on active duty or full-time duty in the active guard reserve program.

Withholding requirements—Nonresident entertainer withholding, Forms W-2 and 1099 filing requirements, and pass-through withholding for nonresident real estate investment trust partners are discussed. (Wisconsin Department of Revenue, Tax Bulletin No. 198, July 2017.)

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