Author Archives: rvarney

10 Feb
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TRTA Inside Line: Higher Federal Tax Withholdings

“Why Has My TRS Check Decreased?”   TRS Retirees Feeling a Federal Tax Squeeze   Many TRTA members are asking why their monthly annuity has suddenly decreased. Retirees are reporting a decrease that ranges between $30 per month to as much ...

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07 Feb
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TRS Hires New Director

Current Deputy Director will take Lead Role September 1 The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) met today to interview candidates and hire a new system Executive Director. Mr. Brian White of the San Diego Employees Retirement Association and Mr. ...

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28 Jan
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TRTA Legislative Update: Keep TRS a Defined Benefit Plan

TRTA Week in Review   Public Pension Funds Still Under Attack “Texas Pension funds are in better shape than anywhere else….” This is a recurring sentiment that we are hearing about your TRS pension trust fund as the legislative process ...

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