Married couples with Missouri adjusted gross income less than $100,000 and single individuals with Missouri adjusted gross income less than $85,000, may deduct up to 100% of their public retirement benefits, to the extent the amounts are included in their federal adjusted gross income. Click here for MO-A form.
- The total public pension exemption was limited to $37,720 for each spouse for the 2018 tax year.
- Married couples with Missouri adjusted gross income greater than $100,000 and single individuals with Missouri adjusted gross income greater than $85,000, may qualify for a partial exemption.
- There is no age requirement for eligibility.
Health Insurance Premiums may be deductible too. Click here for more.
Visit www.dor.mo.gov for more information regarding eligibility. Or you may contact the Missouri Department of Revenue at (573) 751-3505, email firstname.lastname@example.org or consult a tax professional for more information.