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How does my son feel about being 75?

There had to be a point for Ian Duncan Smith running a summer scare story around pushing the state pension age to 75. We have just been through a lengthy consultation and review of the state pension age. It culminated … Continue reading

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Enough! Let’s go make better pension policy!

In a recent DWP Select Committee, Frank Field pointed out that this parliament has so far seen little legislation proposed and enacted. It is true.  Field urged Altmann to get on with it and now is the time to start making … Continue reading

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Britain unproductive? Small wonder!

“Now is not the time to change pensions tax relief”. The words of the Treasury’s press release that spelt the end of radical pensions reform (for now). Oh what an opportunity missed – and for what? To keep a party … Continue reading

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