Matter of: Paxton A. Parrish - Waiver of Salary Overpayments - Reemployed Annuitant File: B-252521 Date: January 21, 1994
B-252521, Jan 21, 1994
Received overpayments as his annuity was not deducted from his pay. Waiver is denied since the employee did not pursue the matter adequately when he suspected possible overpayment. Parrish was employed with the Department of Labor as a GS-12. Parrish was employed while receiving his annuity. His pay should have been reduced by the annuity according to 5 U.S.C. He was indebted to the United States for $28. Parrish argues that he was unaware of the overpayment until he received notice from GSA in 1989. Parrish that he could retain his civil service annuity since he was a temporary employee. Parrish was not subject to the offset. Such authority may not be exercised if there is an indication of fraud.