Getting Your 1099-RMilitary retirees and annuitants receive a 1099-R tax statement either electronically via myPay or as a paper copy in the mail each year. Military Retirees also have access to the current year’s tax statement and the two prior years’ tax statements on myPay.
You can receive your 1099-R up to 2 weeks sooner in myPay. To opt out of the paper 1099-R log in to your myPay account and select the “Turn on/off Hard Copy of 1099-R” option on the Main Menu.
- Go to the Taxes section
- Click on Tax Statement 1099R
- The current year’s 1099R will be displayed.
- To view a prior year, click the down arrow next to “View other 1099R”
- Highlight the desired year and click “Go”.
If you have not logged into myPay to change your delivery method, your 1099-R will be mailed to you no later than Jan. 31 each year.
You will receive one 1099-R reflecting both taxable retired pay and taxable Concurrent Retirement and Disability Pay you received during the year.
How to Get a Duplicate 1099-RIf you misplace your 1099-R or need a copy for your tax preparer, use one of the following methods to request a copy.
The easiest way to get a copy of your 1099-R is using myPay, where you can access your account 24/7 from the comfort of your home. You can view and print your two most recent 1099-R’s in myPay.
1. Log into myPay.
2. On the Main Menu click “Tax Statement.”
3. View, print or save your tax statement.
If you have problems remembering your login ID or password, click “Forgot Your Login ID?” or “Forgot or Need a Password?” For help, contact myPay at 888-332-7411(option 5).
Defense Finance and Accounting Service
U.S. Military Retired Pay
P.O. Box 7130
London, KY 40742-7130
If you mail or fax us a written request, include your name, social security number, signature and the date. It can take 30-60 days for us to process a paper form or written request. If you need your statement sooner, we recommend using myPay.