Deductions from Retirement


You may request that the following deductions be taken from monthly retirement benefits:

  1. Federal and State of California Income Tax Withholding.
  2. Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums, or other deductions approved by the Board of Retirement.
  3. Dues for membership in REAVC or SEIU- Local 998.
  4. CalPERS Long Term Care Insurance, if elected.
  5. Charitable contributions approved by the Board of Retirement, if elected.

Deductions may also be taken from your monthly retirement benefit if VCERA is served with a court order for spousal or child support or a wage assignment levy from the Internal Revenue Service, or the State of California for unpaid income taxes.