The Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System, also known as TCRS, operates under the state of Tennessee s Treasury Department and is located in Nashville, Tenn. The Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System provides retirement coverage to state and higher education employees, teachers and employees of political subdivisions. The audit committee of the TCRS provides assistance with financial reporting processing and internal and external audit processes. Additionally, TCRS also provides various retirement planning tips for the residents. Its Web site offers application forms for early and disability retirement and provides retirements benefit calculators. The Web site additionally provides information on insurance plans available for retirees.