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PPC Customer Newsletter / Servicing Personnel Office Newsletter



Issue 01/18 (January) of the PPC Customer NewsletterFile is in PDF format is now available.

This issue includes the following items:

  • Advancement Cutoffs for May and November 2017 Servicewide Exam Participants
  • CGHR: On the Radar Screen, 9 January
  • Defense Travel Management Office Allowances and Regulations Update
  • Blended Retirement System (BRS): Answering the "How Do I Opt-In?" Question
  • BRS Opt-Ins Processed by PPC (January 2018)
  • Learning Opportunity: Enlisted Evaluation System (EES)
  • Direct Access Guides Updated in January 2018
  • 2018 Critical Housing Areas Announced
  • New Features of TRICARE Website
  • January 2018 Government Travel Charge Card Newsletter
  • Direct Access and Web-TPAX Status Updates Posted on CG Portal
  • New Servicewide Examination Process and Procedure Guide
  • May 2018 Servicewide Examination (SWE) Competition Announcement
  • February 2018 Enlisted Advancement Authorizations
  • SPO Consolidation Update: SPO at Air Station Traverse City Closed
  • Updated 2018 Withholding Tables Now Available
  • Known Issue: Direct Access TDY Orders for Class "C" Schools
  • Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Allotments
  • PCS Orders - Depart/Report Same Date
  • Resources to Help You Understand Your TRICARE Benefit
  • 2018 Tax Filing Season Begins Jan. 29, Tax Returns Due April 17
  • Coast Guard Support Offers Online Tax Filing & Consultation
  • Privately Owned Vehicle (POV) Mileage Reimbursement Rates