The DD-2656 form is used by the retiring soldiers from The Guard or by the Reverse members in order to receive payments stipulated by the pension legislation. The full name of this document is Payment of Retired Personnel Form. Once you have reached an age of 60 years you are eligible to cease your work and get this template. You must file it to the Department of Veterans Affairs, providing details about how exactly you would like to get your fee and who will receive your money in case of your death. In addition, you have to include Federal and State Withholding Tax Information, and Survivor Benefit Coverage data. It should be filled within three months after you received a notification. It is obligatory to attach the following documents:
The template consists of four pages: two pages of the blank itself and two pages of instructions. There are twelve sections to complete. Indicate the following:
The DD 2656 form has to be signed. In some cases, a signature of a spouse is also required and should be confirmed by an attorney. Note, that it is necessary to submit the package of documents no later than six months before the date you cease to work.