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    2016 Annual Statement

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  • The MSRB Retiree eNews Bulletin

    The MSRB Retiree eNews Bulletin

    Back issues of the Retiree eNews Bulletin are now available online!

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  • Lost Beneficiaries of Deceased Retirees. Please help us find beneficiaries of deceased retirees whose Option B benefits have not been claimed.

    Lost Beneficiaries of Deceased Retirees

    Please help us find beneficiaries of deceased retirees whose Option B benefits have not been claimed. 

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ASK THE RETIREMENT BOARD

MSRB staff want to make sure any questions you have are answered. If you are looking for more information or have a question about a specific topic, please click here to us an email at srb@tre.state.ma.us. We appreciate your comments, suggestions and questions and look forward to hearing from you!


ATTENTION ACTIVE MSERS EMPLOYEES:

The MSRB Summer Active Member Newsletter is now available! Click here to view it.

Ch. 32, §90G3/4 REPEALED: Affects Active Employees Reaching Age 70

That section previously required that a member of a public retirement system who reached the age of 70, and wished to continue to accrue creditable service after that age by continuing to make contributions, had to elect to do so. Click here for all the details.


AUGUST PENSION PAYCHECKS

August pension paychecks will be mailed on Tuesday, August 29th and direct deposits will be made on Thursday, August 31st, as scheduled. Click the following link to view the Pension Paycheck Calendar!

Download Now: 2017 Pension Paycheck Calendar


RETIREE eNEWS BULLETIN

The July issue of the Retiree eNews Bulletin is now available! Read it here!


FY 2018 COLA UPDATE: APPROVED!

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HOW TO CHANGE YOUR ADDRESS, DIRECT DEPOSIT, W-4P TAX INFORMATION VIDEO

In episode 3 of Understanding Your Benefits, we explain for retirees how to complete and file a Change of Address request, change of Direct Deposit Information, and a change of W-4P Federal Tax Withholding amount with the retirement board. To view the video, Click here.


DO YOU NEED HELP FINDING OUR BOSTON OFFICE?

Directions to our Boston Office location can be found here, otherwise you'll want to watch the MSRB's newest video, How to find our Boston office! It will show, and explain to you, how to find our exact location within the heart of Downtown Crossing in Boston. Please take a look and let us know what you think! Email your feedback to MSRBCommunications. We look forward to hearing from you.


PENSION ESTIMATE PERCENTAGE CHARTS

Members can calculate their own retirement benefit estimate using the appropriate Retirement Percentage Chart below.

Click here if you were HIRED PRIOR TO 4/2/2012.

Click here if you were hired ON OR AFTER 4/2/2012

Information on how benefits are calculated can be found in our MSERS Retirement Benefit Guide pdf format of MSERS Retirement Benefit Guide
 beginning on page 14.