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Amend turbotax return Publication 721 - Introductory Material Table of Contents Reminders IntroductionOrdering forms and publications. Amend turbotax return Tax questions. Amend turbotax return Useful Items - You may want to see: Reminders Future developments. Amend turbotax return  For the latest information about developments related to Publication 721, such as legislation enacted after it was published, go to www. Amend turbotax return IRS. Amend turbotax return gov/pub721. Amend turbotax return Phased retirement. Amend turbotax return   The new phased retirement program was signed into law by the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act and will be available for retirement eligible individuals once the regulations for this program are effective. Amend turbotax return This new program will allow eligible employees to begin receiving annuity payments while working part-time. Amend turbotax return For more information, go to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) website at www. Amend turbotax return opm. Amend turbotax return gov. Amend turbotax return Roth Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) balance. Amend turbotax return  You may be able to contribute to a designated Roth account through the TSP known as the Roth TSP. Amend turbotax return Roth TSP contributions are after-tax contributions, subject to the same contribution limits as the traditional TSP. Amend turbotax return Qualified distributions from a Roth TSP are not included in your income. Amend turbotax return See Thrift Savings Plan in Part II for more information. Amend turbotax return Rollovers. Amend turbotax return  You can roll over certain amounts from the CSRS, FERS, or TSP, to a tax-sheltered annuity plan (403(b) plan) or a state or local government section 457 deferred compensation plan. Amend turbotax return See Rollover Rules in Part II. Amend turbotax return Rollovers by surviving spouse. Amend turbotax return  You may be able to roll over a distribution you receive as the surviving spouse of a deceased employee or retiree into a qualified retirement plan or an IRA. Amend turbotax return See Rollover Rules in Part II. Amend turbotax return Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) beneficiary participant accounts. Amend turbotax return  If you are the spouse beneficiary of a decedent's TSP account, you have the option of leaving the death benefit payment in a TSP account in your own name (a beneficiary participant account). Amend turbotax return The amounts in the beneficiary participant account are neither taxable or reportable until you choose to make a withdrawal, or otherwise receive a distribution from the account. Amend turbotax return Benefits for public safety officer's survivors. Amend turbotax return  A survivor annuity received by the spouse, former spouse, or child of a public safety officer killed in the line of duty generally will be excluded from the recipient's income. Amend turbotax return For more information, see Dependents of public safety officers in Part IV. Amend turbotax return Uniformed services Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) accounts. Amend turbotax return  If you have a uniformed services TSP account, it may include contributions from combat zone pay. Amend turbotax return This pay is tax-exempt and contributions attributable to that pay are tax-exempt when they are distributed from the uniformed services TSP account. Amend turbotax return However, any earnings on those contributions are subject to tax when they are distributed. Amend turbotax return The statement you receive from the TSP will separately state the total amount of your distribution and the amount of your taxable distribution for the year. Amend turbotax return If you have both a civilian and a uniformed services TSP account, you should apply the rules discussed in this publication separately to each account. Amend turbotax return You can get more information from the TSP website, www. Amend turbotax return tsp. Amend turbotax return gov, or the TSP Service Office. Amend turbotax return Photographs of missing children. Amend turbotax return  The Internal Revenue Service is a proud partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Amend turbotax return Photographs of missing children selected by the Center may appear in this publication on pages that would otherwise be blank. Amend turbotax return You can help bring these children home by looking at the photographs and calling 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) if you recognize a child. Amend turbotax return Introduction This publication explains how the federal income tax rules apply to civil service retirement benefits received by retired federal employees (including those disabled) or their survivors. Amend turbotax return These benefits are paid primarily under the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) or the Federal Employees' Retirement System (FERS). Amend turbotax return Tax rules for annuity benefits. Amend turbotax return   Part of the annuity benefits you receive is a tax-free recovery of your contributions to the CSRS or FERS. Amend turbotax return The rest of your benefits are taxable. Amend turbotax return If your annuity starting date is after November 18, 1996, you must use the Simplified Method to figure the taxable and tax-free parts. Amend turbotax return If your annuity starting date is before November 19, 1996, you generally could have chosen to use the Simplified Method or the General Rule. Amend turbotax return See Part II, Rules for Retirees . Amend turbotax return Thrift Savings Plan. Amend turbotax return   The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) provides federal employees with the same savings and tax benefits that many private employers offer their employees. Amend turbotax return This plan is similar to private sector 401(k) plans. Amend turbotax return You can defer tax on part of your pay by having it contributed to your traditional balance in the plan. Amend turbotax return The contributions and earnings on them are not taxed until they are distributed to you. Amend turbotax return Also the TSP offers a Roth TSP option. Amend turbotax return Contributions to this type of balance are after tax and qualified distributions from the account are tax free. Amend turbotax return See Thrift Savings Plan in Part II. Amend turbotax return Comments and suggestions. Amend turbotax return   We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. Amend turbotax return   You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Tax Forms and Publications Division 1111 Constitution Ave. Amend turbotax return NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   We respond to many letters by telephone. 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Amend turbotax return Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Tax questions. Amend turbotax return   If you have a tax question, check the information available on IRS. Amend turbotax return gov or call 1-800-829-1040. Amend turbotax return We cannot answer tax questions sent to either of the above addresses. Amend turbotax return Useful Items - You may want to see: Publication 524 Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled 575 Pension and Annuity Income 590 Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs) 939 General Rule for Pensions and Annuities Form (and Instructions) CSA 1099R Statement of Annuity Paid CSF 1099R Statement of Survivor Annuity Paid W-4P Withholding Certificate for Pension or Annuity Payments 1099-R Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc. Amend turbotax return 5329 Additional Taxes on Qualified Plans (including IRAs) and Other Tax-Favored Accounts See How To Get Tax Help near the end of this publication for information about getting publications and forms. Amend turbotax return Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications