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CMA Order: Three Ways to Avoid Starting 2021 With a Fine!

United Kingdom - October 13 2020 UK pension scheme trustees must submit their first compliance statement, along with a certificate, directly to the Competition and Markets Authority…

All Change Please, all Change! The end of the Line for LIBOR

United Kingdom - September 23 2020 It’s the end of the line for the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR), the interest rate benchmark for many financial products since the 1980s…

Don’t Delay, Process that Pension Transfer Today!

European Union, United Kingdom - August 21 2020 Our heading shows the stark warning to pension scheme administrators following the recent determination by The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) in the…

Executive Order Regarding Payroll Taxes (August 8, 2020)

USA - August 11 2020 On Saturday, August 8th, President Trump issued an executive order titled “Memorandum on Deferring Payroll Tax Obligations in Light of the Ongoing…

Now is the Climate for Change

United Kingdom - July 31 2020 As the Pension Schemes Bill (the Bill) continues to progress through parliament, it has been subject to many amendments, one of which would require…

Transfers of Personal Data Outside the EEA: Action Required for Pension Schemes

European Union, United Kingdom - July 28 2020 Does your pensions administrator or any other service provider access your personal data from outside the EEA, such as in the US? If so, it is…

PPF to doff its compensation cap

European Union, United Kingdom - July 23 2020 On 22 June 2020, the High Court ruled in Hughes v Board of the Pension Protection Fund that certain restrictions applied to benefits paid from the…

Covid-19: yet more relief, and more certainty, for EMI option holders

United Kingdom - July 22 2020 On Tuesday, 21 July 2020, the Government announced further good news for companies operating Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) share option…

COVID-19: Expenses of Working from Home - The Tax Rules

United Kingdom - July 6 2020 The coronavirus (COVID-19) ‘lock-down’ has necessitated large swathes of the working population to perform their duties from home. As a result…

The Geometry and Trigonometry of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act - What Is the Final Pensions Angle?

United Kingdom - July 6 2020 If you are going round in circles trying to figure out the final shape of the new insolvency legislation, read this blog which takes a look at the…