No let up for NHS doctors on pension tax tribulations

Hope William-Smith
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The government has drawn a line under talk of broad reform of the pension system for higher-paid NHS workers, such as doctors who face high tax charges, opting instead to build on flexibilities introduced last year.
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The government has drawn a line under talk of broad reform of the pension system for higher-paid NHS workers, such as doctors who face high tax charges, opting instead to build on flexibilities introduced last year.

The government has drawn a line under talk of broad reform of the pension system for higher-paid NHS workers, such as doctors who face high tax charges, opting instead to build on flexibilities introduced last year.

Charges for breaching the tapered annual allowance - which reduces by £1 for every £2 earned over £240,000 - have seen many doctors reject promotions or offers to work extra hours. The governmen...

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