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  • Reserve Component SBP

    This fact sheet provides information to help you understand the provisions of the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP), but is not a contract document. The basic statutory provisions of the SBP law are in Chapter 73, Title 10, United States Code.  Reserve Component SBP  Public Law 95-397, dated Sept. 30, 1978, established the RCSBP.  This law gave
  • Retired and Annuitant Pay Tax Information

    Military retirees and annuitants paid by the Defense Finance and Accounting Service can expect to receive their tax statements (1099-R) and end-of-year statements beginning mid-December on through their myPay account online. DFAS sends a combined mailing to those retirees who do not have access to myPay, and to those retirees who have requested a
  • Retired Pay and SBP Calculator

    This fact sheet provides information to help you understand the provisions of the Survivor Benefit Plan, but is not a contract document. The basic statutory provisions of the SBP law are in Chapter 73, Title 10, United States Code. Retired Pay Calculator and SBP PremiumsYou can use the Retirement Pay Calculator to get an estimate of the member's
  • Retired Serviceman's Family Protection Plan

    This fact sheet provides information to help you understand the provisions of the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP), but is not a contract document. The basic statutory provisions of the SBP law are in Chapter 73, Title 10, United States Code. Retired Serviceman's Family Protection Plan The RSFPP was the Department of Defense survivor program in effect
  • Retiree Activities Offices by State/Overseas Region

    Alabama - Area IX MAXWELL 42 ABW/CVR 50 LeMay Plaza South Maxwell AFB AL 36112-6334 Hours: 0900 - 1200, Monday - Friday Phone: 334-953-6725email: retiree.affairs@maxwell.af.mil Alaska - Area XIV JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON 3 MSS/CVR 8517 20th St. Ste. 315 Elmendorf AFB AK 99506-2400 Hours: 0800 - 1000, Monday - Friday Phone: 907-552-2337email:
  • Retiree Uniform Wear

    Uniform WearAccording to Air Force Instruction 36-2903, retirees may wear the uniform as prescribed at date of retirement, or any of the uniforms authorized for active-duty personnel, including the dress uniforms.  Retirees must not mix uniform items.Retired Airmen receive the retired lapel button at retirement. Retirees wear the retired lapel
  • SBP and RSFPP Paid-Up Provision

    This fact sheet provides information to help you understand the provisions of the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP), but is not a contract document. The basic statutory provisions of the SBP law are in Chapter 73, Title 10, United States Code. SBP and RSFPP Paid-Up Provision The Strom Thurmond National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal 1999, signed
  • SBP and Supplemental Security Income

    The following information was extracted from Social Security Administration fact sheets to help SBP counselors understand Supplemental Security Income and its relationship with the SBP.  Additional information on SSI can be obtained by calling the Social Security Administration at 1-800-772-1213. What Is SSI?  SSI is short for Supplemental Security
  • SBP Coverage and Spouse Death/Divorce

    This fact sheet provides information to help you understand the provisions of the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP), but is not a contract document. The basic statutory provisions of the SBP law are in Chapter 73, Title 10, United States Code. Loss of Spouse SBP Beneficiary It is a retired member's responsibility to notify the Defense Finance and
  • SBP Coverage Costs

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