TITLE

John Lawson: Why pensions as Isas won't work in practice

AUTHOR(S)
Lawson, John
PUB. DATE
August 2015
SOURCE
Money Marketing (Online Edition);8/11/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on the idea of proposing that the pensions will treat like an individual savings account (ISA). Topics discussed include tax relief given to pension savers under the defined benefit (DB) and defined contribution (DC) schemes, tax incentives for DC, and the total funding costs of DB accruals.
ACCESSION #
108848681

 

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