Ministers have backed down on proposed changes to the inheritance tax treatment of pensions in the face of industry pressure.
Standard Life head of pensions policy John Lawson said the decision to heed opposition to the extension of IHT to pension death benefits paid before age 75 demonstrated a “return to form” for the HM Revenue...
The secretary of state for work and pensions has told MPs clawback and avoidance measures could be imposed for the people responsible for driving Carillion over the cliff.
Occupational pension provision has continued to grow in value, but there remains large variance in incomes across the pensioner age group, according to latest government data.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes could have an aggregate surplus by 2021 under Pension Protection Fund (PPF) projections, its strategic plan for 2018 to 2021 reveals.
Investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said as its investigation into the market continues.