UK gov’t favours upfront tax relief on pension plans
UK chancellor George Osborne is likely to opt for a flat rate of tax relief on pension savings rather than a more radical move to a so called “pension Isa” when he announces the outcome of the government’s current review.
ISA-like pensions on the cards in ‘radical’ Green Paper
Pensions could be taxed like ISAs as part of a fundamental reform of tax relief, chancellor George Osborne said in today’s UK Budget.
UK gov’t steps up reform pressure on pension industry
The British Government has announced plans to strengthen the ability of savers to access their pension pots and tackle any unjustifiable exit fees thrown up by pension providers.
Inheritance tax reform promised in UK election battle
Britain’s Conservative Party has vowed to reform inheritance taxes in a bid to counter the Labour Party’s promise to abolish the ‘non-domicile’ regime as the UK election campaign heats up.