June 25, 2019
NOTE: Each month, NARFE Magazine publishes a wide range of Questions & Answers from members. Don’t miss an issue. Keep your membership current!
 
Military Leave

QUESTION: I used military leave to perform active duty as a reservist for a couple of weeks. Do I need to pay a deposit for this period of serive to recieve creedit toward to my retirement?

ANSWER:
No. If you were receiving federal civilian pay while on military leave, the appropriate deductions for your retirement should have been withheld from your federal civilian pay, so there is no need to pay a military deposit for these brief periods. This period of covered service should still count toward your retirement.

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NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association) 606 N. Washington St., Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 838-7760, Fax: (703) 838-7785.

 

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June 25, 2019
NOTE: Each month, NARFE Magazine publishes a wide range of Questions & Answers from members. Don’t miss an issue. Keep your membership current!
 
Military Leave

QUESTION: I used military leave to perform active duty as a reservist for a couple of weeks. Do I need to pay a deposit for this period of serive to recieve creedit toward to my retirement?

ANSWER:
No. If you were receiving federal civilian pay while on military leave, the appropriate deductions for your retirement should have been withheld from your federal civilian pay, so there is no need to pay a military deposit for these brief periods. This period of covered service should still count toward your retirement.



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NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association) 606 N. Washington St., Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 838-7760, Fax: (703) 838-7785.

 

This is the only website that reflects the official opinions and positions of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE). Opinions and/or positions that appear on any other site bearing NARFE's name or seal are not necessarily those of NARFE. Click here for Privacy Statement.   NARFE has been certified by Dun & Bradstreet.