DFAS R&A Pay
DD Form 2891
Authorization for Retired Serviceman’s Family Protection Plan (RSFPP) and/or
Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) Costs Deduction
When to use this form:
The form is used when the member does not have enough retired pay to cover their
monthly SBP premiums and wishes to have it deducted from their Department of
Veterans Affairs (VA) Compensation.
To complete the DD 2891, please follow the instructions below. Carefully read and
complete all information as requested. Be sure to include any required documentation
with your submission.
Instructions by Section
Reminder & Tips
Please note that if the
Please fill in the deduction amount
form is not signed and
for SBP and/or RSFPP you wish to
dated it cannot be
have withheld and date for which
processed and will be
the deduction should start.
returned to the member
a. Provide your signature
b. Date the form
This section is to be completed by a
representative from the VA.
Please return all documents to:
Defense Finance and Accounting Service
US Military Retirement Pay
8899 E 56th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46249-1200
Please direct questions to the address above or call our customer service representatives
at 1-800-321-1080, between 7:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday