Making More Of Tax-Free Pension Cash With A QROPS

QROPS Tax-Free Cash

Expats who want to take a lump sum from their pension on retirement have an extra option that could boost their tax-free cash. Drawing a lump sum may not suit every expat – but those who have decided to take …

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QROPS, What Is It?

QROPS, What Is It?

A Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) is a pension based offshore for British expats and international workers with pension rights in the UK. The intention is to give anyone with British pension rights easier access to their retirement savings …

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Hundreds Of QROPS Removed By HMRC

HM Revenue and Customs has removed 432 Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) from the latest list of recognised offshore pensions, according to a report by iExpats. HMRC has made no comment about why the QROPS are not on the …

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HMRC Loses Singapore QROPS Investor Tax Case

HMRC Loses Singapore QROPS Investor Tax Case

HM Revenue and Customs has thrown in the towel to admit a humiliating defeat in a London High Court challenge by Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) investors. The investors – who all transferred their UK pensions to a Singapore …

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Shopping For A QROPS – Some Points To Watch

Shopping For A QROPS – Some Points To Watch

Anyone moving abroad to retire and thinking about taking their pension pot with them can be forgiven for confusion at the thousands of schemes available. Almost 3,000 Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes across 48 countries are available – and all …

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QROPS Transfer For International Workers

QROPS Transfer For International Workers

The proposed changes to Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) rules ease the conditions for public service and international organisations schemes to qualify as QROPS. Since April 2012, some of these schemes have been exposed to delisting as they failed …

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