UK Budget Alert - New UK Pension Transfer to QROPS Tax Charge

Posted by Paul Davies on 09/03/17 16:38 | Post topics Australia, United Kingdom, Pensions, QROPS

British expats wanting to transfer their UK private pensions abroad could be hit with a 25% tax charge, as a result of changes announced by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in the UK Budget 2017 yesterday.

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Transferring Your Pension to Australia

Posted by Simon Harvey on 01/03/17 09:15 | Post topics Australia, Pensions, QROPS

If you are planning to live, work or retire in Australia you may wish to undertake a pensions transfer, which will move your current UK pension fund savings to an Australian scheme.

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Why We Decided to Sponsor Triathlete Richard Westover

Posted by Simon Harvey on 27/02/17 09:00 | Post topics QROPS

Richard Westover’s impressive athletic career is a testament to his dedication and tenacity in a highly competitive and challenging field. Throughout the last few years he has achieved excellent results at more than a dozen triathlonsand continues to go from strength to strength.

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Transferring Multiple Pensions: I have multiple pensions. Can I put them into one pot?

Posted by Paul Davies on 20/02/17 08:30 | Post topics Pensions

You may have built up multiple pensions during your working life, particularly if you have changed employer several times.

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Advice for UK Pension Transfers: Should You Transfer Your Pension?

Posted by Paul Davies on 06/02/17 08:30 | Post topics Pensions, QROPS

If you are thinking of moving, working, or retiring abroad then there is no obligation to transfer your pension. In some circumstances, for example, if you are part of a final salary scheme, it may be advantageous to have your pension paid out of a UK scheme, particularly if the benefits are guaranteed. If you are going to work abroad and then return to the UK, you may not wish to make any changes to your pension arrangements.

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