U. S. Coast Guard Pay & Personnel Center
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U.S. Coast Guard
Pay & Personnel Center
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Topeka, KS 66683-3591
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2022 Payroll Processing Schedule (E-Mail ALSPO D/21) (PDF)
2021 Military Payroll Processing Schedule (E-Mail ALSPO B/2020) (PDF)
MEMBERS SHOULD NOT SET UP AUTOMATED PAYMENTS OR ASSUME FUNDS WILL BE AVAILABLE PRIOR TO PUBLISHED PAYDAYS. MEMBERS SHOULD VERIFY WITH THEIR FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AS TO THE ACTUAL TIME FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE TO THEIR ACCOUNT.
SPOs (and others) may find these worksheets helpful when auditing a member's pay:
Dec. 28, 2021
Accessing and Activation of the Reserve Component
ACN 145/21 promulgates the Accessing and Activation of the Reserve Component, COMDTINST M3061.2, manual.
Dec. 15, 2021
Basic Allowance for Housing Rates for 2022 Released
The Department of Defense has released the 2022 Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) rates. BAH rates will increase an average of 5.1 percent when the new rates take effect on January 1, 2022. An estimated $25.6 billion will be paid to approximately one million service members. The temporarily increased BAH rates, effective October 1, 2021 for 56 military housing areas across the country, will expire on December 31, 2021 and will be replaced by the 2022 BAH rates.
Dec. 8, 2021
How to Access Your Military Records as the Coast Guard Transitions to New Record Management System
As the Coast Guard transitions to the new system, you may experience a slight delay in receiving your official military personnel file (OMPF) as PSC military records staff prepares for training on the new system.
Dec. 5, 2021
Resolved: Reserve Leave Not Calculating Correctly
This issue was resolved on 3 December 2021.
Nov. 19, 2021
Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Contribution Limits for 2022 Announced
The Internal Revenue Code places specific limits on the amount that you can contribute to employer-sponsored plans like the TSP each year. The limits for 2022 have been announced. To learn more, visit “Contribution limits.”
Oct. 28, 2021
Reminder: If your retirement date is on or after 1 January, 2022, as of 1 November 2021, PPC/RAS will no longer accept Form CG-4700 as your application for retirement pay
CG Form 4700, Coast Guard, PHS & NOAA Retired Pay Account Worksheet and Survivor Benefit Plan Election is being phased out. Coast Guard, PHS and NOAA personnel will join their DoD counterparts and begin using DD Form 2656, Data for Payment of Retired Personnel to establish their retired pay accounts at the Pay & Personnel Center.
Oct. 26, 2021
Fiscal Year 2022 Clothing and Uniform Allowance Rates
Fiscal Year 2022 Clothing and Uniform Allowance Rates are effective on 1 October 2021
Oct. 19, 2021
Fiscal Year 2022 Workforce Interventions Details Announced
Messages providing the details of FY 2022 workforce interventions are now available.
Oct. 4, 2021
Fiscal Year 2022 Special Duty (SDP) and Assignment Pay (AP)
ALCOAST 365/21 provides Fiscal Year 2022 Special Duty (SDP) and Assignment Pay (AP) authorizations. SPOs must start SDP or AP for any newly eligible members effective 1 October 2021.
Sept. 29, 2021
TRICARE Pharmacy Copayments to Increase in 2022
Do you get your prescription drugs through TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery or at a TRICARE retail network pharmacy? If so, you'll pay anywhere from $1 to $8 more in copayments starting Jan. 1. These costs changes won't affect all beneficiaries.