Monthly Archive for: ‘February, 2016’

UK government cuts final salary GMP guarantee

Thousands of Final Salary Pension members will lose out under the new Flat rate UK State pension which comes in April 2016.   In short anyone with a pre-1988 guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) component in their private final salary scheme pension is effected. Under previous rules in agreement for contracting out of the State pension (into a final salary pension) …

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IRD to start chasing tax

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  The IRD estimate 70% of NZ residents who have transferred a pension after 1 January 2000 have a tax liability There is a limited window left to declare under an amnesty to potentially reduce your tax bill on the transfers If you don’t declare under the amnesty the IRD are about to ask you why – and they have …

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