Retirement Monitor

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Digest of Legislative Action Affecting Members of the Consolidated Judicial Retirement System

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Cost of Living Increases and One-Time Supplement Payment for Benefit Recipients Approved; Reminder of New TSERS Contribution Rates; Penalty for Late Employer Contribution Report Submissions;

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Factors for Calculating Options 2, 3, 4, 6-2 and 6-3 are Changing Effective January 1, 2017; Reminder – TSERS Employer Contribution Rates Increasing January 1, 2017

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2016-2017 Contribution Rates for Legislative Retirement System

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2016-2017 Contribution Rates for Consolidated Judicial Retirement System

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2016-2017 Contribution Rates for Teachers’ and State Employees’ Retirement System Employers

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LGERS Benefit Recipients Cost of Living Adjustment; Properly Coding LGERS EMS Workers and Firefighters; Accessing Employer Monthly ORBIT Error Reports; The Numbers Show It - Employers who offer a Match or Contribution Make a Big Impact on Retirement Readiness!

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Total Retirement Tour Kicking Off in June; 2015 Annual Benefits Statements Now Available; More than 50 School Districts Now Offer the NC 403(b) Program

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Disability Recipients' Benefits Suspended; Annual Compensation Limits in 2016 for Retirement System Contributions; Retirement Systems Approaching Peak Season for Retirement Processing; Coming Soon: 2015 Annual Benefits Statements!; NC 403(b) Program Coming to Community Colleges this Summer!​

TSERS and LGERS 2016 Employer Manuals and TSERS Disability Han​dbook Posted; Employee Beneficiary Designations; ORBIT Informational Fliers Posted

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Required Distributions After Age 70 ½; Transfer Benefit for TSERS, LGERS and LEOs; Navigating your State Health Plan Benefits and Retirement Meeting Series Announced; Retirement Termination Process

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Final Reminder: Correcting Employer ORBIT Reporting Errors-last time before ABS statements issued; Reporting Re-hired Retirees in ORBIT; Statement of Income Forms to be Mailed to Disability Recipients in February; Re-employment Earnable Allowance Limits Increased for 2016; Scam Alert - Phony State Treasurer’s Inspector Threatens Arrest​; Employer Spotlight: Charlotte Housing Authority; Seeking Hosts Statewide for Retirement Planning Conferences​; 2013 Annual Benefits Statements Available Until March 31, 2016; For Your Information - Upcoming Mailings to Retirees and Benefit Recipients