Authorization to Release Employee Benefit Information


Overview
- This authorization will enable you to obtain, directly from your spouse' employer, information about your spouse's entitlement to employee benefits.  
- It is very important to obtain information about your spouse's entitlement to employee benefits directly from your spouse's employer, utilizing this completed authorization form.  
- Most people find that they are not nearly as assured of receiving accurate information regarding their spouse's entitlement to employee benefits unless they receive such information directly from their spouse's employer, rather than merely from their spouse.

When You Need It
- When one spouse is in the process of obtaining a divorce, one important aspect of the property division between the parties involves obtaining, directly from an employer, accurate information about a spouse's entitlement to employee benefits.
- This authorization form should be given to your attorney. 


Getting Started

You will need:
- The name and address of your spouse's employer from which you are requesting the records.
- Your spouse's name, social security number, and date of birth.
- Your attorney's name and address.

When to Review and Revise 
- To correct information contained in the authorization. 
- To request information from other financial institutions.