Nominee Drawdown facility (NDF) – does your pension have one?Posted by Kevin Wheeler on February 23, 2024
Have you checked your pension plan recently? Here we look into pension arrangements with a “Nominee Drawdown facility” or “NDF”.
Contribute to your partner’s retirement and get pension reliefPosted by Jon Pryse-Jones on February 8, 2024
Did you know that you can contribute to a partner’s or child’s retirement fund and get significant pension tax relief? We explain how.
State pension age to rise further?Posted by Ben Locker on February 5, 2024
Soon the state pension age will rise to 67. Yet new research suggests it will need to rise to 71 by 2050. When will you be able to retire?
HMRC repays £38m in pension taxPosted by Karen Jones on January 29, 2024
In the last quarter of 2023, the taxman repaid £38 million in overpaid pension tax. We help you understand whether you’re due a refund.
Pension tax relief – are you making the most of it?Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on January 18, 2024
Even though the tax burden is the highest it has been since the Second World War, there’s still one generous tax break – pension tax relief.
Claim Child Benefit online – HMRC launches online servicePosted by Jon Pryse-Jones on January 11, 2024
In January 2024, HMRC announced that you can now claim Child Benefit Online – replacing the paper-based system in place since 1977.
DWP to get powers to check bank accounts?Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on December 14, 2023
A new amendment to the Data Protection and Digital Information bill could give the DWP sweeping powers to check bank accounts.
HMRC to launch online National Insurance contributions toolPosted by Jon Pryse-Jones on October 23, 2023
Do you want to top up your pension with voluntary National Insurance contributions? If so, you’ll soon be able to do it online.
Workplace Pensions and auto enrolment – the factsPosted by Jon Pryse-Jones on October 20, 2023
Learn more about the key facts about workplace pensions and what is required by UK businesses to provide for their staff.
What is the MPAA and how does it affect you?Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on August 9, 2023
How will the MPAA affect your retirement fund? In this blog, we look at the money purchase annual allowance and how it affects pensions.