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Divorce and Division of Tier 2
(Posted April 23, 2009)
Question 703: Is there specific language (such as language within a Qualified Domestic Relations Order) or format that is required to be in a divorce decree in order for the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) to divide retirement benefits upon divorce?
Answer: The RRB's web site (www.rrb.gov) has excellent instructions on what is required for the RRB to accept the division of Tier 2 benefits in a divorce.
RRB Form G-177d explains the requirement and can be downloaded.
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