Mississippi Deferred Compensation Program

The Mississippi Deferred Compensation Plan & Trust (MDCPT), offered through the Mississippi Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS), is a supplemental retirement savings plan authorized under Section 457 of the Internal Revenue Code and enacted by the Mississippi State Legislature. Participation in the Plan is available to all state employees, elected officials, and employees of participating political subdivisions. The MDCPT provides you with an opportunity to reduce your current taxes while investing in a variety of investment options to save for your future retirement needs.

Employees interested in this program should contact the Office of Human Resources or the Public Retirement Services for details.