Forms For Retirees


Change of Address

Direct Deposit

Federal Tax Withholding

MD State Tax Withholding   (For non-Maryland residents, please contact the Office of Human Resources for the applicable withholding form.)

Return forms via US Mail to:

Howard County Office of Human Resources, Attn:  Retirement Coordinator, 3430 Court House Dr., Ellicott City MD  21043

Retirees receiving benefits from the Maryland State Retirement Agency should follow this link for forms:



Retirees of the Howard County Retirement Plan and The Howard County Police and Fire Employees' Plan can manage their information online by going to 

  • Update primary address
  • View up to 24 months of payment history
  • Update direct deposit and tax withholding elections
  • View copies of the previous 5 years' Form 1099-R
  • Elect to go paperless

If you need help logging into mypenpay, call system support at (866) 471-0368.



Direct deposits occur on the first business day of each month:

Check Date               Deposit Date

January 1, 2020         Thursday, January 2nd

February 1, 2020       Monday, February 3rd

March 1, 2020            Monday, March 2nd

April 1, 2020               Wednesday