Monthly Archives: June 2011

First Briefing – Green Paper: A state pension for the 21st century

Introduction The Government has launched a Green Paper to consult on possible reforms to state pensions. The Government is looking at options for delivering “a simpler and fairer state pension which rewards those who do the right thing and save for their retirement and is sustainable for future generations”. In particular, the Government is consulting […]

First Briefing – PPF Levy 2012/13, June 2011

Introduction In the PPF Levy 2011-12, February 2011 Briefing we outlined how the PPF calculated the pension protection levy for the 2011/12 tax year. Following extensive consultation within the industry, the Pension Protection Fund (“PPF”) has announced changes to the way in which the pension protection levy will be calculated. The new approach will apply […]