Lifetime Allowance

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Transfer into a UK registered pension from an overseas pension scheme

A simple guide to the acceptance of an overseas transfer into a UK registered scheme with the general process required and potential for gaining an enhancement to the lifetime allowance.
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Fixed and Individual Protection 2016

With the lifetime allowance reducing from £1.25 million to £1 million on 6 April 2016, what new protections will be available for members of a pension scheme to help protect the savings that they have already built up?
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Lifetime Allowance calculations for different forms of protection

A summary of the Lifetime Allowance calculations which should be used for different forms of protection.
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Tax-free cash under the lifetime allowance rules

With the introduction of Fixed Protection 2012, Fixed Protection 2014 and Individual Protection in addition to the existing Enhanced Protection and Primary Protection, this article is designed to summarise the calculations for each circumstance.
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Lifetime Allowance calculations applicable after 5 April 2014

Table detailing the various lifetime allowance protections.

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