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Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP)/Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC)
Frequently Asked Questions on Topics for the Entire Family, for your health and well being and more!
FAQs - Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP)/Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC)
When will I be notified if I am eligible for this benefit?
Is common law marriage considered valid for this change?
Do I have to apply for this new benefit?
How do I apply for this benefit? Will I be able to apply on-line?
Will this benefit be retroactive? If so, what is the date?
Will I be taxed on any retroactive SBP?
Will I have to repay the partial refund of premiums that I received?
How do I get the taxes back that I paid on the partial refund of premiums?
If I remarried after the age of 57, but before the effective date of the law, will I qualify to receive this benefit?
If my first husband died in 1990 and I remarried after 57, but my2nd husband died will I qualify?
If I remarried after December16, 2003 and after the age of 57, and my second marriage is terminated, will I continue to receive full SBP and DIC?
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