Military Retirement Benefit Division is a unique and complex area of the law. Under Federal law, specifically the former spouses protection act, a servicemember's military retirement can be subject to equitable division by a state court. The purpose of this guide is to give a description of the highlights of how to divide the benefit and put the terms into a proper format that will be accepted by the judge and the Defense Finance and Accounting Service. I have provided an additional source below which is a link to the Department of Defense Financial Management Regulation.
Points to remember: