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Form 1099-R Is on Its Way
LACERS has mailed Retired Members their IRS Form 1099-R (Distribution from Pensions, Annuities, Retirement, etc.).  Members and Beneficiaries who do not receive their 1099-Rs by February 15 should contact LACERS to request a new one.  Regenerating a 1099-R may require a few working days to process.

Also, Retired Members who recently moved should contact LACERS to update their address information by using a Change of Address Request form, which is available at www.LACERS.org.

Form 1099-R Provided to LACERS Members
Most LACERS Retired Members recently received their 2017 Form 1099-R. The 1099-R is the form used to inform our Members about the payments they received in 2017 from the LACERS retirement fund and is used in preparing your income taxes. Read more ...

Open Enrollment Reminder: Any health plan changes you made during the Open Enrollment period become effective January 1, 2018, and your first monthly health plan premium deduction for 2018 will begin with your December 2017 LACERS Retirement Allowance.

Member Alert Regarding Allegedly Predatory Pension Loan Businesses
Persons receiving monthly pensions, including LACERS Retired Members, may be targeted by salespersons offering immediate cash in exchange for rights to future retirement or disability retirement payments.    These pension loans, or “advances,” may be offered with unlawful or unfair terms, including exceedingly high interest rates and fees.  Some pension loan agreements may also require borrowers to purchase life insurance with the lender named as the beneficiary.

On February 16, 2017, Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer filed a lawsuit against an individual and multiple companies allegedly involved in a predatory lending scheme targeting vulnerable California pensioners. Read more ...


MyLACERS MyLACERS is a web member service that lets Members view account information 24/7. Active Members can see contributions on account, designated beneficiaries and contact information. Retired Members can view past 1099R statements, current payment statements, designated beneficiaries, current deductions and health deduction information. It's easy, fast and very informative!
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2018 Health Benefits Guide