Current Pensions Issues Summer 2015

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  • Tyron Potts

    Tyron Potts

    Associate and Head of Pensions Research

  • Our most recent quarterly newsletter on current and topical pensions issues can be found below.

    In this edition we focus on:

    • the second Budget of 2015, including a tapered reduction in the Annual Allowance for high earners, changes to Pension Input Periods, and a Green Paper on possible reform of pensions taxation
    • governance of Defined Contribution (DC) schemes - in particular the new requirement for an annual statement from the Chair of Trustees
    • The Pensions Regulator’s 2015 Funding Statement and Employer’s guide to the Scheme Funding Code of Practice
    • an update on the end of contracting-out on a salary-related basis from April 2016
    • ‘Section 75’ (Debt on Employer) issues for intra-group secondments