How much combat pay or special combat pay did your parents report in their adjusted gross income?
This is question 91e on the paper Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form.
Enlisted persons and warrant officers— Combat pay is entirely nontaxable, and your parent(s) should report zero for combat pay or special combat pay.
Commissioned officers—To calculate the taxable amount, use the total combat pay from the leave and earnings statements of your parent(s) and subtract the untaxed portion, which is reported in box 12 of the W-2 form with code Q.
Round to the nearest dollar. Don’t include commas or decimal points.