Monthly Archives: February 2012

Higher Relief, Higher Risk

To help kick start the economy, along with changes to Enterprise Investment Schemes and Venture Capital Trusts, the new tax year will see a new type of investment offering generous levels of tax incentives. From April, the little brother of … Continue reading

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The Demise of Protected Rights

The Government has finally decided to make changes to Protected Rights by abolishing some forms of contracting out. This will aid and simplify the pensions system and offer important opportunities for pension holders. These significant changes come into effect from … Continue reading

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To Fix or not to Fix?

Those with significant pension assets should take action in advance of the changes in pension legislation coming into effect from 6 April 2012. Under existing rules, those with accumulated pension benefits in excess of the Lifetime Allowance (LTA) of £1.8 … Continue reading

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