State Bill Would Give Tax Breaks to Military Survivor Families and Veterans

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An Orange County assemblyman today unveiled legislation to make military Survivor’s Benefits tax-exempt in California, while three Southland senators announced a bill that would exempt military retirement pay from the state income tax.

“It is absolutely wrong that California taxes the meager financial support provided to the surviving spouses and children of our nation’s heroes,” said Assemblyman Steven Choi, R-Irvine. “California is one of only two states that taxes this support as income.”

To read more, please visit: