ARMY RETIREMENT SERVICES

ARMY RETIREMENT SERVICES

Federal Income Tax Withholding After Leaving the Military

Posted on March 22, 2019

IIRS Pub 4782 taxes after leaving the military

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Taking Care Of Your Heart with TRICARE Benefits

Posted on March 20, 2019

Are you ready for Heart Health Month? This is the time to listen to - and take care of - your heart. You can do so by getting familiar with the risk factors of heart disease and taking action to reduce your risk.

One simple way to lower your risk for heart disease is to visit your doctor regularly. TRICARE

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Army & Air Force Exchange Service to Recognize Vietnam Veterans with Pinning Ceremonies

Posted on March 18, 2019

For the second year in a row, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service will honor Vietnam Veterans for their service and sacrifice on March 29, National Vietnam War Veterans Day.

Everyone who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces at any time from Nov. 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of location,will receive a Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin at their local Exchange during cere

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Transitions to VA care made easy with partnerships

Posted on March 18, 2019

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is committed to serving America's Veterans, including Veterans who are eligible for VHA care but choose to receive care at facilities outside the VA health system.

VHA has established partnerships with the Marcus Institute for Brain Health and the Wounded Warrior Project to maintain seamless care for Veteran patients.

Both partne

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Transitions to VA care made easy with partnerships

Posted on March 15, 2019

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is committed to serving America's Veterans, including Veterans who are eligible for VHA care but choose to receive care at facilities outside the VA health system. VHA has established partnerships with the Marcus Institute for Brain Health and the Wounded Warrior Project to maintain seamless care for Veteran patients.

Both partnerships

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Tools Of The Trade

Posted on March 14, 2019

Just like a carpenter would not build a house without the right tools, you shouldn't plan your retirement without the right retirement tools and resources. Now that you have over 17 years of service, tools and resources you should be using include: MyArmyBenefits, Soldier for Life, Veterans Affairs (VA), TRICARE, MyPay, and USAR Retirement websites.

A great place to start is MyArmyBe

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Getting Married? Know Your TRICARE Health Care Options

Posted on March 13, 2019

Getting married? Congratulations! You and your family members may experience changes in TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select eligibility and coverage after getting married. A change in family composition, such as marriage, is a TRICARE Read more...


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Army Echoes informs Retired Soldiers, surviving spouses, and their Families on changes to their benefits and entitlements, developments within the Army, and how they can continue to support the Army.