EIC07-8 Volume 23 Issue 8
Remuneration Paid for the Principal Purpose of Enhancing a Member's Benefit

Information Circular

The purpose of this circular is to remind employers that pursuant to Section 22119.2 of the Education Code, any salary or other remuneration determined by the Teachers’ Retirement Board to have been paid for the principal purpose of enhancing a member’s benefits shall not be credited to the Defined Benefit (DB) Program. Instead, that compensation will be credited to the Defined Benefit Supplement (DBS) Program.

Employer Information Circulars [EIC] are sent to school district and community college employers as informal guidance that provides immediate information on a single topic.

For an accessible version of this circular, contact ADACoordinator@CalSTRS.com.