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Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS)
The above link will direct you to TCRS’s website. At this website you will find valuable information.
Blount County Government Employees are provided with retirement benefits through the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS). For more information, contact TCRS at 800.770.8277.
Membership: Employed 6 months (full time) to be a member
Contribution Requirement: 5% of salary
Vesting: Vesting rights after 5 years of service
· A vested member is one who has accrued enough years of service to guarantee a retirement benefit once age requirements are met.
Refunds: Upon separation of employment, participants may apply for a refund of account balance.
· Federal withholding tax requirements apply to early withdrawals.
Benefit Eligibility: Age 60 or 30 full years of service for unreduced benefits. Reduced benefits are available at age 55.
Average Final Compensation: The average of the five highest consecutive years of salary, which cannot exceed 75% of average final compensation.
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