The government has today launched a consultation on a root-and-branch reform of the tax treatment of pensions. Here are the eight questions it wants answered.
1. To what extent does the complexity of the current system undermine the incentive for individuals to save into a pension? 2. Do respondents believe that a simpler system is likely to result in greater...
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