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Briefings


Briefing on Isle of Man Local Government Superannuation Scheme 2012   info
Isle of Man Local Government pension briefing

FLA annual allowance – PowerPoint presentation   info
A detailed briefing on the calculation of the annual allowance charge for members of the Firefighter Pension Schemes. This includes important information about accrual in the Firefighter Pension Schemes, the annual allowance charge and scheme pays calculations. There is also an example calculation.

FLA lifetime allowance: PowerPoint presentation   info
A PowerPoint presentation the calculation of the lifetime allowance charge for members of the Firefighter Pension Schemes. This includes an explanation of the LTA charge with an example. Disclaimer: The contents of this email contains information only and does not constitute financial or pensions advice. Prospect is not authorized or regulated under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 to provide financial advice. Information provided should not be relied upon and should be checked with a financial advisor or scheme administrators before making important financial decisions.

AEAT pension campaign: please write to your new MP, July 2017   info
Briefing document with hints and tips for writing to new MPs about their support for the AEAT pension campaign

Lifetime ISA briefing note   info
Prospect briefing note on Lifetime ISAs.

EU agreement on state pension qualification   info
Outline of current EU policy

AEAT pension campaign: questions for Parliamentary candidates, May 2017   info
Briefing document with hints and tips on questioning candidates about their support for the AEAT pension campaign

NDA estate pensions briefing: ballot update – April 2017   info
An updated briefing to accompany the ballot of Prospect members working in nuclear decommissioning on the NDA estate pensions reform.

NDA estate pensions briefing – April 2017   info
A briefing for Prospect members working in nuclear decommissioning on the negotiations of the NDA estate pensions reform and ballot.

State Pension Age review – initial summary of review papers   info
A brief summary of the contents and recommendations made in the two reviews into the future of the State Pension Age.

Other pension documents


Slides for Collective Defined Contribution by Philip Bennett on 14 January 2019   info
Slides for Collective Defined Contribution by Philip Bennett on 14 January 2019

Collective Defined Contribution Pensions presentation by Alan Smith 14 January 2019   info
Collective Defined Contribution Pensions presentation by Alan Smith on 14 January 2019

Delivering CDC Pension Schemes - Prospect submission - January 2019   info
Prospect submission to the DWP consultation on delivering Collective Defined Contribution pension schemes (January 2019).

PSSEC - Court of Appeal decision in firefighters' and judges age discrimination cases - Jan 2019   info
Circular outlining the result of recent Court of Appeal judgment in age discrimination cases re judges' and firefighters' pension reforms.

PSSEC-PublicSectorPensionSchemeValuation-Update-September2018   info
Circular outlining the impact of Treasury announcements re public sector pension scheme valuations.

Letter to Treasury Committee re ministerial statement on public sector pension valuations   info
Letter from DGS to Chair of Treasury Committee requesting the committee question Treasury ministers and officials about the potential impact of changes to the discount rate used in public sector pension valuations on public spending.

Tackling the gender pension gap   info
New research from Prospect shows that the gender pension gap is even bigger than the gender pay gap. This report brings together our estimate of the size of the gap as well as other sources of data on its size and causes.

Letter re Isle of Man public sector pensions legacy funding gap   info
Letter to Minister for Policy Reform re options for addressing the legacy funding gap for Isle of Man public sector pensions.

Briefing on Isle of Man Local Government Superannuation Scheme 2012   info
Isle of Man Local Government pension briefing

FLA annual allowance – PowerPoint presentation   info
A detailed briefing on the calculation of the annual allowance charge for members of the Firefighter Pension Schemes. This includes important information about accrual in the Firefighter Pension Schemes, the annual allowance charge and scheme pays calculations. There is also an example calculation.

FLA lifetime allowance: PowerPoint presentation   info
A PowerPoint presentation the calculation of the lifetime allowance charge for members of the Firefighter Pension Schemes. This includes an explanation of the LTA charge with an example. Disclaimer: The contents of this email contains information only and does not constitute financial or pensions advice. Prospect is not authorized or regulated under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 to provide financial advice. Information provided should not be relied upon and should be checked with a financial advisor or scheme administrators before making important financial decisions.

Consultation on nuclear pension reform   info
Final draft of Prospect response to BEIS consultation on implementation of NDA pension reforms (July 2018).

NDA pension reform – draft submission to BEIS consultation   info
Draft submission to BEIS consultation on NDA pension reform, June 2018

Letter to FST re low earners in net pay scheme   info
Letter to Financial Secretary to the Treasury about the issue of pension tax relief for low earners in net pay schemes.

Letter from John Glen re pension tax relief for low earners in net pay schemes   info
Response from Economic Secretary to the Treasury to letter about the issue of pension tax relief for low earners in net pay schemes.