HMRC has come under fire for how it gathers tax from victims of pension liberation. However, could more be done to prevent members from transferring out in the first instance? Kristian Brunt-Seymour looks at the options.
At a glance: Protective assessment letters could remind members of the repercussions if they decide to transfer out early. Providers and independent government bodies should reinforce the dangers...
Just 23% of blue collar construction workers are saving into a workplace pension, a Freedom of Information (FOI) request by Unite has revealed.
Ten master trusts will pay at least 25% of the total general levy despite holding just 2% of assets, according to The People’s Pension (TPP).
Government plans to increase the general levy will disproportionately hit members who have been auto-enrolled, says Darren Philp
The Department for Work and Pensions’ consultation on increasing the general levy has closed. Holly Roach looks at the industry’s response to its proposals
The professional trustee accreditation process, set up by the Professional Trustee Standards Working Group (PTSWG), has been delayed again and is now expected to launch “in the new year”.