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Your 180 day window beings when you redeploy period. Even if your rotation cycle says you should return on X date and you dont return for another four months. It's also not tied to your unit so if your the trail party your date is going to be when you personally hit the ground.

Something to note though dealing with military contribution rules outside of USAA is not the primary practive of brokerage/investment houses. In light of this from my own personal expirence I've had to send in letters explaining the nature of this contribution. For example to fully fund my Roth-IRA for 2003 after passage of the hero act my broker required payment in check along with an explanation. No big deal just something extra to think about.

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