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Government’s ‘permanent revolution’ risks overwhelming industry warns trade association

The pension industry is in danger of being overwhelmed by the volume of legislative changes it is facing, says the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA).

30 Sep 2014 | 11:35 

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Osborne to axe 55% tax on inherited pension pots

The current 55% tax duty payable when pension funds are passed on after death is set to be axed under this government, George Osborne has announced.

29 Sep 2014 | 10:03

PwC expands pensions team with five partner and director appointments

PwC has enlarged its pensions team with a series of appointments aimed at meeting growing client demand.

30 Sep 2014 | 11:30

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