Companies forced to review pension plans
- Tax credits not for all R&D, warns Intellect. Wilson, Richard // Electronics Weekly;7/16/2003, Issue 2108, p3
Reports that only half of all electronics and information technology research and development (R&D) undertaken by companies will be eligible for tax credits under the Treasury's rule in Great Britain in 2003, according to industry body Intellect. Percentage of R&D expenditure which is eligible...
- Family Sipps boosted by MIR switch. Selby, Tom // Money Marketing;1/27/2011, p7
The article reports on the boost in family self-invested personal pensions (SIPPs) as a result of the confirmation made by the Department of Treasury that scheme pensions can be used for meeting the minimum income level requirements for flexible drawdown in Great Britain.
- Treasury boost for with-profits annuities. Selby, Tom // Money Marketing;7/28/2011, p1
The article reports that the British Department of the Treasury has increased the amount of pension income that will count towards the minimum income requirement for flexible drawdown.
- Is another Treasury error in the making? // Money Marketing;5/1/2003, p27
Comments on the decision of the Great Britain Department of Treasury to impose a one percent stakeholder pension price cap. Reasons why the government may be making a mistake regarding the price cap.
- Pensionable booze to hurt Treasury. // Employee Benefits;Aug2005, p13
Reports on the impact of employers that encourage executives to put property and fine wine into their personal pensions on the revenue of the Treasury. Overview of the pension changes; Results of a research by market analysts Datamonitor showing that the changes will encourage wealthy workers to...
- Pensions reform. // Accountancy;Nov2001, Vol. 128 Issue 1299, p88
Focuses on the documentation issued by Treasury and the Department of Work and Pensions regarding the reform of minimum funding requirement (MFR) in Great Britain. Restoration of MFR by the companies; List of proposed changes; Aim of the government to replace MFR with longer term standard.
- Altmann says reforms will see move to career average. Selby, Tom // Money Marketing;10/21/2010, p31
The article reports on the issues relative to the career average revalued earnings (CARE) scheme as tax relief reform for employees' pensions proposed by the Department of Treasury in Great Britain.
- Coalition praised for taking simple approach. Selby, Tom // Money Marketing;10/21/2010, p31
The article reports on the positive response of several businessmen in relation to the higher-rate pensions tax relief reform proposed by the British Department of Treasury due to its simplicity.
- Asp the family. Morrison, Mike // Money Marketing;5/17/2007, p57
The article presents the author's views on the new concepts for unsecured pension and alternatively secured pension (Asp) by Great Britain's Department of Treasury. The author states that Asp allows an annuity purchase to be avoided. He comments on the treasury's statement that Asp is only for...