Since there are so many questions regarding the timeline and how the changes will affect many of our members, here is a helpful place to get updated information:
SBP-DIC News Website
DFAS has added a new webpage called "SBC-DIC News" where new information will be posted as it becomes available.
Please plan to check this webpage for updates:
Check the SBP-DIC News Webpage for Information on the SBP-DIC Offset Phased Elimination Congress included a phased elimination of the SBP-DIC offset in the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, titled ""Phase-Out of Reduction of Survivor Benefit Plan Survivor Annuities by Amount of Dependency and Indemnity Compensation.
We want to make sure you know where to get information on how this change, if passed, may affect SBP annuitants.
You can also learn more about SBP, DIC and SSIA on this webpage:
Understanding SBP, DIC and SSIA