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Frequently Asked Questions Retirement

I worked for a time when retirement deductions were not withheld from my pay. Will I still get retirement credit for that time?

That depends on when you worked and whether you are covered by the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) or the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS).

Make a selection from the list of circumstances below which best describes your situation and ask your local personnel service center for assistance because they have your employment records.

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