Advice for UK Pension Transfers: Should You Transfer Your UK Pension?
If you are currently living in Australia there is no obligation to transfer your pension.
However, for many people there are clear advantages in transferring your pension scheme. A number of issues including taxation, currency fluctuations, local legislation and constantly changing pension rules mean that it can be beneficial to transfer your pension out of the UK into a QROPS.Read more
BDHSTERLING ATTENDING AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND MIGRATION SEMINARS – SATURDAY, 28th APRIL 2018, IN BIRMINGHAM
The UK’s leading experts in advising on UK pension transfers to Australia and New Zealand, bdhSterling Ltd, will be in attendance at two migration seminars focused on migrating to Australia and New Zealand, hosted by visa specialists The Emigration Group.Read more
Defined Benefit Pension Schemes – Latest ‘White Paper’
There was some positive news for defined benefit (DB) pension scheme members with the release of the Department of Work and Pensions’ (DWPs) White Paper on 19th March 2018. In summary, the paper explains how the UK government intends to increase the protection for DB pension scheme members and seeks to make improvements to the DB regime.Read more
How the Lifetime Allowance could Affect Your QROPS Transfer
Posted by Paul Davies on 29/03/18 12:58
BT Pension Scheme – Latest Position for Members
On 15th November 2017, BT launched a formal 60-day consultation on proposing changes to the company pension scheme – the BT Pension Scheme (a defined benefit arrangement). Although one of the largest pension schemes in the private sector, with around 300,000 members, it is reported to have a deficit of around £13.9 billion.Read more