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Beneficiary Designation (ET-2320) or Beneficiary Designation Alternate (ET-2321)

If you are the owner of a WRS account from which a WRS death benefit or life insurance benefit would be payable upon your death, you may file a beneficiary designation. If you wish to specify who shall receive a primary beneficiary’s share of a death or life insurance benefit if a primary beneficiary is deceased, you must use this alternate beneficiary designation form.

Calculating Your Retirement Benefits (ET-4107)

Retirement benefit calculation methods, annuity payment options, normal retirement age information and more.

Choosing an Annuity Option (ET-4117)

An annuity is a series of monthly payments payable during the life of the annuitant or during a specific period. There are different types of annuities available called annuity options.

Direct Deposit Authorization (ET-7282)

Authorize ETF and the financial institution you name to deposit funds such as annuity payments directly into your bank account.

Group Health Insurance Application/Change (ET-2301) or Group Health Insurance Application/Change for Retirees & COBRA Continuants (ET-2331)

Enroll in health insurance or change your coverage.

Health Benefits Decision Guides

Health benefits decisions guides for state and local employees. It's Your Choice: Benefits that fit your lifestyle. Click the linked title to be taken to an auto-curated list of decision guides.

Schedules of Benefits

Schedules of Benefits for state and local employees. The Schedule of Benefits explains what medical services the Group Health Insurance Program (GHIP) covers and what you pay for covered services. Click the linked title to be taken to an auto-curated list of Schedules of Benefits. 

Income Continuation Insurance – State (ET-2106) or Income Continuation Insurance – Local (ET-2129)

The income continuation insurance ICI benefit is a voluntary “income replacement” benefit payable if you become disabled.

Information for Rehired Annuitants (ET-4105)

Some annuitants pursue employment after retirement. Due to legislative changes, the rules regarding returning to work for a WRS employer differ, depending upon your WRS-termination date.

IRS Benefits and Compensation Limits (ET-8873)

Provisions and IRC citations for IRS benefits and compensation limits for the current and past three years.

Retirement Estimate Request (ET-4207)

Complete this form to request a retirement estimate once you are within 12 months of your anticipated termination date.

Sick Leave Conversion Credit Program (ET-4132)

Sick leave is an important fringe benefit available to State of Wisconsin employees.

Wisconsin Tax Withholding Election for WRS Annuity Payments (ET-4337)

Use this form to elect Wisconsin state tax withholding for your Wisconsin Retirement System annuity payment.

WRS Guide to Retirement (ET-4133)

This brochure can help you complete a retirement application. It also covers general topics and provides answers to questions frequently asked by members that met with a benefits specialist in person.

Your Benefit Handbook (ET-2119)

This handbook provides general information about benefit plans administered by ETF and does not contain complete information for all benefits. Use this handbook as an overview and contact your employer’s benefits office for specific information applicable to you.