During the coronavirus pandemic, as trillions of dollars in stimulus funds flow to individuals and businesses, be aware that scammers are increasing the frequency and aggressiveness of their activity, targeting everyone, including retirees. Here are some tips to assist you in identifying and avoiding fraudulent activity. Be suspicious of all unsolicited phone calls or emails.…

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By January 31, all 1099-R tax statements will be mailed to all individuals who received a benefit payment from the MTRS in 2019. The first batches have begun mailing this week. Along with your tax form, you will receive an insert that includes information on how to read your 1099-R as well as the pension payment schedule…

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