If you want to waive your military retired pay to receive credit for military
service in the computation of your benefit, you should write the Retired Pay
Operations Center at least 60 days before your planned retirement. Send your
Defense Finance and Accounting Service
U.S. Military Retirement
P.O. Box 7130
London, KY 40742-7130
You can "fax" your request to 1 (888)
Suggested wording for your request is as
"I (full name and military serial number) hereby
waive my military retired pay for Civil Service Retirement/Federal Employees
Retirement System purposes effective (the day before your annuity
I hereby authorize the U.S. Office of Personnel
Management to withhold from my CSRS or FERS annuity any amount of military
retired pay granted beyond the effective date of this waiver due to any delay in
receiving or processing this request."
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