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CARES Act and the
Central Pension Fund
Coronavirus-related relief for special distributions
does not apply to the Central Pension Fund.
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IMPORTANT INFO
Why is CPF Better Than a 401(k)
Account?
CPF is a real lifetime pension, with benefits calculated
using a set formula—a 401(k) is simply an individual
savings account subject to market fluctuations.
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Important Information about
Covid-19
Read an important announcement
about CPF and the Covid-19 virus.
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Have You Moved? Remember to notify CPF if you move
so you don’t miss valuable information
about your pension.
NOTIFY US
2020 Semi-Annual Statements The 2020 Semi-Annual Statements mailed
on October 20, 2020. Click to learn more.
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Central Pension Fund

The Central Pension Fund (CPF) is a multi-employer pension fund established in 1960 to provide retirement, disability and death benefits to members of, and individuals represented by, the International Union of Operating Engineers. Plan benefits are based upon annual employer contributions for participants which are reported to CPF from employer locations. Our most requested forms are listed below.

 

Application for Benefits

Change of Address

Direct Deposit Authorization

Designation of Beneficiary

Application for Surviving Spouse

Basic Data Form

Request an Estimate

Request a Pension Verification

Request a Money Follows the Man Transfer

Report a Death

Change My Federal Tax Withholding

FAQs

Participant, retirement, and general questions

For Employers

Reporting forms, documents, notices, and general information

Benefit Guide

A comprehensive explanation of the benefits, rights and features

CPF Announcements

Stay up-to-date with the latest Central Pension Fund news and announcements.

 

2020 Semi-Annual Statements

Semi-Annual Participant Statements were mailed to active and deferred vested participants on October 20, 2020.  They cover the period January 1, 2020 through June 30,

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Did You Know?

6,200

CPF has over 6,200 contributing employers​

206,000

CPF has approximately 130,000 active and vested participants and 76,000 recipients

 

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CPF is the 2nd largest multi-employer defined benefit pension fund in the United States

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CPF mails benefits statements to every active participant twice a year

Request a Pension Verification

To request a pension verification, the request must be made in writing;  It can be faxed or mailed to the Fund Office.  In your request, include your name and CPF ID (or SSN if you do not know your CPF ID).  Also include the contact information for the recipient of the pension verification.

Report a Death

If a Participant, Recipient, or Beneficiary with the Central Pension Fund has passed away, please contact our office at (202) 362-1000 as soon as possible.  We will provide you with further instructions.

 

Disclaimer

This Internet site is owned and operated by the Central Pension Fund of the International Union of Operating Engineers and Participating Employers (hereinafter “Central Pension Fund”). The materials on this Internet site may be downloaded for PERSONAL USE ONLY. The copying, reproduction, duplication, modification, distribution or disclosure of information contained on this site without the prior written approval of the Central Pension Fund is expressly prohibited. Improper access and use of this Internet site is also strictly prohibited and may subject an unauthorized user to criminal and civil penalties, including indemnification to the Central Pension Fund for losses or damages caused by such unauthorized use including, but not limited to, unauthorized uploading or posting of information and copyright infringement. The materials on this Internet site are provided for informational and educational purposes only. The content of these websites is not, and shall not be construed as, a promise of benefits. All benefits are governed by the terms of applicable plan documents as interpreted by the Board of Trustees. You may use this site to learn about the benefits provided by the Central Pension Fund. However, the Central Pension Fund does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, Internet links, or other items contained on the site. Moreover, the Central Pension Fund expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions in these materials, and disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall the Central Pension Fund, or any other third parties mentioned on this Internet site, be liable for any damages arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this site, any Internet sites linked to this site, or the materials or information contained on all such sites. The Central Pension Fund makes no commitment to update the information contained on this site and, as such, the information on this site is not guaranteed to be current. The Central Pension Fund has provided links to outside sites, but is not responsible for the content or the availability of these sites. The inclusion of such links is neither intended nor understood to constitute any implied or express approval or acceptance of the validity of the information contained on such sites. The information contained on this Internet site does not constitute financial or legal advice. You should not act (or refrain from acting) based upon information on this Internet site without obtaining professional advice regarding your particular facts and circumstances. The Central Pension Fund expressly disclaims all liability with respect to actions taken or actions not taken based on the content of this Internet site. The Central Pension Fund and any entities mentioned herein (including entities for which an Internet link is provided) expressly disclaim all liability for any losses, claims, injuries, or damages-whether direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or otherwise-arising from the use of any information contained on this Internet site. If any provision in this Disclaimer is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect to the fullest extent possible under the law.