The government launched a public consultation on simplifying pension regulation as part of its wider Red Tape Challenge in April. In the second instalment of a three-part series for PP, the National Association of Pension Funds focuses on indexation.
At the NAPF we have long argued that reducing the benefits that defined benefit schemes are required to provide as a legal minimum would reduce employer’s accounting liabilities and improve scheme’s funding...
HMRC has confirmed providers operating relief at source pension schemes can continue to collect automatic tax relief at a basic rate of 20% under new Scottish Income Tax rules.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is seeking "improved" powers to set a schedule of contributions in defined benefit (DB) schemes in the government's upcoming white paper, it has revealed.
New regulatory rules which require providers and advisers to produce annuity illustrations will not solve the problem of consumer detriment as they are "fundamentally" flawed, according to Retirement Advantage.
Paul Budgen is set to join financial technology and auto-enrolment (AE) firm Smart Pension as director of business development.