Trustees and their advisers could be “criminalised for doing the right thing” and left “fearful of acting” if Pension Schemes Bill wording is not amended, the Joint Industry Forum (JIF) says.
MPs are considering a wide range of views on how to solve the DB 'crisis'. James Phillips rounds up the responses.
Lawyers have warned that defined benefit (DB) schemes face unnecessary extra VAT charges unless HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) makes it less complicated for them to reclaim tax.
The revised edition of Corporate insolvency: employment and pension rights provides an in-depth analysis of the law relating to insolvency as it interacts with employment and pensions law.
The Determinations Panel's "constantly evolving" powers will be thrust into the spotlight next week, as the Association of Pension Lawyers publishes detailed guidance on its procedures.