Freedom of Information reveals pension tax relief ‘scandal’

A new FOI reply to Steve Webb, director of policy at Royal London, suggests that far more low-paid and part-time workers are missing out on tax relief on their pension contributions than previously thought. 

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Spring Statement: Borrowing boost cuts chance of pension raid

 

The improvements in public finances make it less likely the Chancellor will be forced to raid pensions in the autumn, believes former Pensions Minister and Royal London director of policy Steve Webb.

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'Shocking' £200k FOS award limit rise comes under attack

A decision by the FCA to raise the limit on Financial Ombudsman Service compensation claim awards to £350,000 has been branded “shocking” and “counterproductive”.

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Pension savers could be hit by six-figure tax bills

Shock revelations, brought to light under the Freedom of Information Act, have suggested more than 100,000 pension savers could be hit with six-figure tax bills following tiny uplifts to their pension.

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