Monthly Archives: April 2016

Tax relief and pensions

Posted on April 29, 2016 by - Uncategorized

Annual and lifetime limits

Tax relief means some of your money that would have gone to the Government as tax goes into your pension instead. You can put as much as you want into your pension, but there are annual and lifetime limits on how much tax relief you get on your pension contributions. (more…)

Pension freedoms

Posted on April 29, 2016 by - Uncategorized

The most radical changes to pensions in almost a hundred years

In April 2015, the Government introduced the most radical changes to pensions in almost a hundred years. From April last year, individuals from the age of 55 with a defined contribution pension can now access their entire pension flexibly if they wish. (more…)