Archive: V Corps
With Army tools, NCOs can help Soldiers achieve their educational goals
Jan 14, 2014
Did you know it's possible for an enlisted Soldier to earn a degree by the end of his or her first term of enlistment? The framework is in place and the degree programs are available, but Army officials say Soldiers often don't learn of the opportunities until they have been in the Army for years
3 killed in U.S. Army Europe UH-60 helicopter crash
Feb 4, 2010
Three U.S. Army Europe Soldiers died Feb. 3 when their UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crashed northeast of Mannheim, Germany.
Tax Season Overseas: U.S. citizens may need to file foreign bank account with IRS
Jan 26, 2010
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) wants United States citizens living and working overseas to know they must file a "Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts" form with the Treasury Department by June 30th if the aggregate value of their foreign accounts exceeded $10,000 at any time during the previous calendar year.
Distance learning can enhance training during the duty-day
Jan 19, 2010
On Oct. 1 of this fiscal year, many NCO's expecting to attend the Advance leaders Common Core (ALC), formerly called Basic Noncommissioned Officers Course (BNCOC), phase 1, received notification that the course would be offered online. Units may assist Soldiers by allowing them time during the duty-day to complete the online training at one of 35 classrooms in 12 locations throughout Europe.
Last of 5-158th troops depart for Afghanistan
Jan 14, 2010
V Corps links package
Jan 13, 2010
Tax Season Overseas: Couples can file joint tax return despite non-resident status
Jan 11, 2010
GRAFENWOEHR, Germany- This year, filing a joint tax return allows the Servicemember and spouse $3650 per person. That's $7300 in personal exemptions, before calculating other exemptions and tax credits. The amount of exemption went up $50 from last year, but if the Servicemember is married to a non-U.S. resident, the couple does not get to take advantage of the more favorable tax treatment, unless the non-resident alien spouse applies for an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Tax Season Overseas: New tax law grants servicemembers' spouses residency protections
Jan 11, 2010
President Obama extended certain legal protections to military spouses late last year that may make a difference when it comes time to file your taxes.
U.S. Army Europe members joining in celebration of 20 year anniversary of fall of Berlin Wall
Nov 8, 2009
Sgt. Michael Scarlett, aka "Elvis," performs a medley of American pop hits with the U.S. Army Europe Band and Chorus during the 15th annual Berlin Military Music Festival at Berlin's Max Schmeling Hall Nov. 7.
Tensions ran high at Checkpoint Charlie in 1961 as Easterners fled to West, Berlin Wall went up
Nov 2, 2009
At a traffic intersection in downtown Berlin almost 50 years ago this week, tensions between the United States and the former Soviet Union nearly escalated to the point of war.
Brig. Gen. Michael A. Ryan
Oct 2, 2009
Brig. Gen. Michael A. Ryan, Deputy Commanding General