TRICARE Reserve Select

Regular Army: Retired

Benefit Fact Sheet


TRICARE Reserve Select (TRS) provides qualified National Guard and Reserve members a premium-based healthcare plan, similar to TRICARE Select through payment of a monthly premium.

DFAS will provide IRS Form 1095-C to all U.S. military members, and IRS Form 1095-B to all Retirees, Annuitants, former Spouses and all other individuals having TRICARE coverage during all or any portion of tax year 2020. An IRS Form 1095 documents you (and your Family members, if applicable) have the minimum essential coverage. These forms will document the information that DFAS will provide to the IRS on yourself and your authorized Family members. According to the IRS, these forms are not required to prepare or file income tax returns but will be available via myPay no later than 31 January 2021.


Only members of the Selected Reserve (National Guard and Reserve) qualify for TRICARE Reserve Select. Retired Service members and their Doctor with patient Family Members may be eligible for TRICARE Prime, TRICARE Select, and other TRICARE programs.  See these and other fact sheets in the Federal Benefits section.

Additional Information
Document Review Date: 20 January 2021