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The RetirementPlus (R+) program increases retirement benefits for eligible and participating members who have completed 30 years of service (at least 20 of which are membership service with the MTRS or the Boston Retirement System as a teacher), and subject to the statutory maximum of 80 percent, as follows:
Look ahead and be aware of these pre-retirement issues

Three notes to recent and soon-to-be retirees

  1. While you are an active educator, your health insurance premiums may have been withheld on a pre-tax basis. Please note, however, that the IRS requires that retirees’ insurance premiums be withheld on an after-tax basis.
  2. Regardless of the group insurance program …

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Charlestown, MA 02129

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Springfield, MA 01144

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