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No longer a Safe Harbor? What the European court's recent ruling means for pension schemes

European Union, USA - October 22 2015 The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) recently handed down its decision in the Schremscase. It agreed with the Advocate General and…

Paul Lawrence, Nick Graham, Danielle van der Merwe

Scheme funding: the Pensions Regulator is always watching

United Kingdom - October 8 2015 The seemingly Sisyphean task of paying off the defined benefit pension schemes' funding deficits grinds on. The scheme-specific funding regime…

Paul Lawrence

Pension investment management services - with or without VAT?

United Kingdom - August 25 2015 A significant cost of running a defined benefit pension scheme historically has been the VAT on investment management services. However, HMRC has…

Elmer Doonan, Rebecca McKay

Updated employer covenant guidance from the Pensions Regulator August 2015

United Kingdom - August 18 2015 The term employer covenant refers to the legal obligation, ability and willingness of a pension scheme's sponsoring employer (or a number of…

Paul Lawrence

New Scotland bill - tax implications

United Kingdom - July 23 2015 The UK Government has published draft legislation on devolving certain tax matters to Scotland (the Bill). It intends that the draft legislation…

Paul Lawrence, Elmer Doonan, Andrew Patten