View Profile: oldtop - Marine Corps - USMC Community

11 Visitor Messages

  1. Have a safe and happy holiday season. Merry Christmas.
  2. View Conversation
    Happy Thanksgiving from the Quinn family!
  3. View Conversation
    Welcome to my friends list, Semper FI Master Sgt of Marines.
  4. Dennis: if you waived MC retirement because the VA comp was higher, you should now elligable for both the VA comp and the MC retirement (crdp) if you are rated 100% by the schedule or due to IU. The crdp will most likely be taxable. You are also elligable for the CRSC as of 01-01-2008 if you are currently entitled to retired pay for any reason OTHER than early reserve retirement for disabilities not incurred in the line of duty. This as of the CRSC form DD 2860 dated APR 2008. Suggest you contact DFAS regarding reinstatement of your military retirement, then reapply for the CRSC using the latest form. I have heard of several cases where crsc claims were denied due to using an older form. Let me know what happens.
  5. View Conversation
    oldtop,

    forgot to say I wavied the USMC pension as the VA was higher,thats why they said I can't qualify. Is thais right?
    bootlace15 out
  6. View Conversation
    oldtop,

    how have you been. I told you I got my back pay of 381.00 and a monthly increase of 64.00 ************* says there is a screw up on the program. Do you know what is going on with crdp and crsc? I can't figure this out,and can't get any answers.

    bootlace15 out
  7. View Conversation
    Thanks Bill,for letting me be a part of your friends list.
    Thank you for your service to Country and "The Corps".
    SEMPER FI BROTHER
  8. View Conversation
    oldtop,

    well I just talked with someone with the CRSC. I got a whopping 64.00 extra a month. I talked with one of my friends from MOPH ,he was with Echo 2/1 also he is 100% disabled. He qualified for the CRSC. He was not very happy with the ammount. I laughed my ass off at him because he was counting on more money so he could by property down in Florida. At least I know better than not putting all my eggs in the same basket.
  9. View Conversation
    oldtop

    Check ************* benifits,they say CRDP is being restored for military retirees with backpay from January 2005. It occurs in 2 steps Nov. 3 paychecks for IU will reflect full CRDP so they in effect,will begin drawing full Military retirement again on top of the VA compensation. Later (unknown when).The IU retireees will get a lump sum payment for full CRDP back through Jan 2005.

    Also The Military Officers Assoc. Of America it has found a glitch in the CRSC expansion law.It impacts some enlisted people with less than 14 yrs of service who have high overall disability awards but low rated combat related disabilities. They will not be eligible for CRSC even though they currently forefit any service earned retired pay under the VA disiblity offset. MOAA has briefed Congressional Committees on a proposed fix.

    bootlace15 out
  10. Got your PM, Outstanding! Yep, the pay is not what people think it will be, BUT it is TAX Free!!

    Semper Fi

    Bill
Showing Visitor Messages 1 to 10 of 11
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
About oldtop

Basic Information


About oldtop
First Name:
William
Last Name:
Shoucair
Rank:
E-8
Do you own a business?:
No
Where did you attend bootcamp?:
MCRD San Diego
What date did you graduate bootcamp?:
June, 1966
What was your bootcamp platoon number?:
374
Duty Stations:
many
Year Entered Marine corps:
1966
Year Exited Marine Corps:
2003
Favorite Duty Station:
the one I just left
Favorite Marine:
several
Wars and conflicts you were in involved in?:
Iraqi Freedom II, Iraqi Freedom I, Gulf War, Vietnam
Combat History:
Vietnam
Current State:
Louisiana
Home State:
Texas
High School:
Yes
Gender:
Male
Occupation:
retired
Colleges Attended:
several
Interests:
varied
Favorite Quote:
lead, follow, or get the hell out of the way
Favorite Color:
black
Favorite Movie:
many
Favorite Book:
many

Statistics


Total Posts
Total Posts
4,268
Posts Per Day
0.89
Last Post
Anyone in the market for a Cobra attack helicopter?...check out ebay 06-25-02 03:46 PM
Visitor Messages
Total Messages
11
Most Recent Message
12-22-10 05:53 PM

Currency

Credits
27,489
Savings
0
General Information
Last Activity
Yesterday 09:46 AM
Join Date
06-27-03
Referrals
1

31 Friends

  1. 03Foxtrot 03Foxtrot is offline

    Marine

    03Foxtrot
  2. AlabamaRon AlabamaRon is offline

    Marine

    AlabamaRon
  3. Big Jim Big Jim is offline

    Marine

    Big Jim
  4. bootlace15 bootlace15 is offline

    Marine

    bootlace15
  5. CJames97 CJames97 is offline

    Poolee/DEP

    CJames97
  6. davblay davblay is offline

    Marine

    davblay
  7. david selvy david selvy is offline

    Marine

    david selvy
  8. DocGreek DocGreek is offline

    Corpsman

    DocGreek
  9. DrZ DrZ is offline

    Marine

    DrZ
  10. DWG DWG is offline

    Marine

    DWG
Showing Friends 1 to 10 of 31
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast

oldtop's Gallery

Statistics
  • Total Views: 0
  • Total Sticky: 0
  • Total Votes: 0
  • Disk Space: 0