Planning to retire?
February 28 is a deadline to remember!
Teachers who plan to retire when their current fiscal year assignment is complete will receive a $500 early notification incentive and may qualify for an additional payout for unused sick days if they submit a Notice of Retirement Form to Employee Benefits Service no later than February 28. See your 2020 Retirement Planning Guide for rules.
Apply for retirement with TCRS
RetireReadyTN provides a booklet that guides you step-by-step through the retirement application process with TCRS.
Use this retirement checklist
Be ready when you're to retire! If you're within three years of retirement, review this checklist.
Get a benefit estimate
If you plan to retire in the next five years, request an estimate of your retirement benefits by calling Empower at 1-800-922-7772 or visiting retirereadytn.gov.