Date: November 12, 2004 Bulletin Number: UCS-78

Prepaid Legal Service Benefit for UCS Employees

To explain processing of the Prepaid Legal Service Benefit for tax purposes.
Affected Employees
Employees in Bargaining Units SK and SD who receive a paycheck or direct deposit advice dated November 17, 2004.
Effective Date(s)
Checks dated December 1, 2004.

Listed below are the bargaining units, the value of the Prepaid Legal Benefit and the Earn Codes applied for the 2004 calendar year:

Union BU Value Earn Code
DC-37, Local 1070 SK $70.00 PL3
CWA, Local 1180 SD $61.07 PL5

The value of the Prepaid Legal Benefit will be automatically applied for tax purposes for the 2004 calendar year.

Agency Actions
Notify affected employees.
Payroll Register and Employee Paycheck/Advice
The applicable Earn Code and the value will be displayed on the payroll register and the employee’s pay stub or direct deposit advice.

Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Payroll Deductions mailbox.