Recommended

Thousands expected to be hit by HMRC pension death tax error

Thousands of people are likely to have been sent notices asking for tax to be paid after they have inherited a pension, despite no tax being due. Last week Money Marketing revealed HM Revenue & Customs sent the notices after a system error and has had to ask providers to suspend reporting while it works […]

Ex- BHS boss calls on Frank Field to step down from pensions inquiry

The former owner of BHS has called on Work and Pensions Committee chair Frank Field to resign from his committee’s probe of the collapsed retailer’s pension fund. BHS fell into administration last week, and Sir Phillip Green, who sold the retailer to a group of investors for £1 in 2015, is due to be grilled […]

Martin-Werth-Standing-2013-700x450.jpg

Martin Werth: Bank the little wins to boost protection

I recently attended an excellent conference, where British cycling coach Sir David Brailsford gave the keynote address. He discussed his transformation of the UK team from just two gold medals in 18 Olympics up to 2000 to 18 in the subsequent three, with eight in both 2008 and 2012. His message? A relentless search for every […]

2

Britain's “Forgotten Army”: The collapse in self-employed pension membership – and what to do about it

Pension scheme membership among employees has risen by more than five million in the past four years because of the policy of automatic enrolment into workplace pensions. But Britain’s army of 4.4 million self-employed people, who account for one in seven of the workforce, are not covered by automatic enrolment. Pension coverage among the self-employed […]

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment