Taxes on TSP withdrawals


Q: My wife wants to withdraw money from her TSP to pay off financial obligations. How much can we expect to pay in taxes if she withdraws $65,000?

A: Her withdrawal may be subject to withholding. You can review the information in the document at How much you wind up owing in tax will depend upon the specifics of your tax return for the year of the withdrawal.


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