U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code

Contents:
Author: "U.S. Congress, Office of the Law Revision Counsel"

Show Summary

§ 122. Certain Reduced Uniformed Services Retirement Pay

(a) General rule

     In the case of a member or former member of the uniformed services of the United States, gross income does not include the amount of any reduction in his retired or retainer pay pursuant to the provisions of chapter 73 of title 10, United States Code.

(b) Special rule

(1) Amount excluded from gross income

     In the case of any individual referred to in subsection (a), all amounts received after December 31, 1965, as retired or retainer pay shall be excluded from gross income until there has been so excluded an amount equal to the consideration for the contract. The preceding sentence shall apply only to the extent that the amounts received would, but for such sentence, be includible in gross income.

(2) Consideration for the contract

     For purposes of paragraph (1) and section 72(n), the term "consideration for the contract" means, in respect of any individual, the sum of—

     (A) the total amount of the reductions before January 1, 1966, in his retired or retainer pay by reason of an election under chapter 73 of title 10 of the United States Code, and

     (B) any amounts deposited at any time by him pursuant to section 1438 or 1452(d) of such title 10.

(Added Pub. L. 89–365, § 1(a)(1), Mar. 8, 1966, 80 Stat. 32; amended Pub. L. 93–406, title II, §§ 2005(c)(10), 2007(a), (b)(1), Sept. 2, 1974, 88 Stat. 992, 994.)

Prior Provisions

     A prior section 122 was renumbered section 139 of this title.

Amendments

     1974—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 93–406, § 2007(a), substituted "United States, gross income does not include the amount of any reduction in his retired or retainer pay pursuant to the provisions of chapter 73 of title 10, United States Code" for "United States who has made an election under chapter 73 of title 10 of the United States Code to receive a reduced amount of retired or retainer pay, gross income does not include the amount of any reduction after December 31, 1965, in his retired or retainer pay by reason of such election".

     Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 93–406, § 2005(c)(10), substituted "72(n)" for "72(o)".

     Subsec. (b)(2)(B). Pub. L. 93–406, § 2007(b)(1), inserted reference to section 1452(d) of title 10.

Effective Date of 1974 Amendment

     Amendment by section 2005(c)(10) of Pub. L. 93–406 applicable only with respect to distributions or payments made after Dec. 31, 1973, in taxable years beginning after Dec. 31, 1973, see section 2005(d) of Pub. L. 93–406, set out as a note under section 402 of this title.

     Section 2007(c) of Pub. L. 93–406 provided that: "The amendments made by this section [amending this section and sections 72, 101, and 2039 of this title] apply to taxable years ending on or after September 21, 1972. The amendments made by paragraphs (3) and (4) of subsection (b) [amending sections 101 and 2039 of this title] apply with respect to individuals dying on or after such date".

Effective Date

     Section 1(d) of Pub. L. 89–365 provided that: "The amendments made by subsections (a) and (b) [enacting this section and amending section 72 of this title] shall apply with respect to taxable years ending after December 31, 1965. The amendment made by subsection (c) [amending section 101 of this title] shall apply with respect to individuals making an election under chapter 73 of title 10 of the United States Code who die after December 31, 1965."

Section Referred to in Other Sections

     This section is referred to in section 72 of this title.

Contents:

Related Resources

None available for this document.

Download Options


Title: U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code

Select an option:

*Note: A download may not start for up to 60 seconds.

Email Options


Title: U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code

Select an option:

Email addres:

*Note: It may take up to 60 seconds for for the email to be generated.

Chicago: "U.S. Congress, Office of the Law Revision Counsel", "§ 122. Certain Reduced Uniformed Services Retirement Pay," U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code in U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 2002), Original Sources, accessed January 20, 2019, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=PWRK6IPBYYXEWRH.

MLA: "U.S. Congress, Office of the Law Revision Counsel". "§ 122. Certain Reduced Uniformed Services Retirement Pay." U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code, in U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code, Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office, 2002, Original Sources. 20 Jan. 2019. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=PWRK6IPBYYXEWRH.

Harvard: "U.S. Congress, Office of the Law Revision Counsel", '§ 122. Certain Reduced Uniformed Services Retirement Pay' in U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code. cited in 2002, U.S. Code, Title 26, Internal Revenue Code, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.. Original Sources, retrieved 20 January 2019, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=PWRK6IPBYYXEWRH.