Darling shuts tax-free pensions loophole; Pensioners: Winter fuel allowances raised by £50 to £250; Government to issue Rock gilts; Standard Life hints it might sell struggling banking arm
Darling shuts tax-free pensions loophole The Guardian A loophole which allowed small self-administered pension schemes to be passed on tax-free at death was closed in yesterday’s budget. The schemes...
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
This week's top stories include the government spending £800,000 on a Gogglebox advert and MPs writing to The Pensions Regulator about its engagement with the Railways Pension Scheme.