Posts Tagged ‘Pensions’

Doctors will leave the NHS unless pension taxation is overhauled, government warned

The NHS is on the cusp of a major workforce crisis and that patients will suffer unless there is significant reform to pension taxation. These are the v...

Government to review NHS pension changes that have penalised senior doctors

The Government will review the NHS pension changes that have led to many senior doctors considering early retirement. The Department of Health and the C...

Senior hospital doctors face crippling tax bills as changes in pension regulations bite

Senior NHS consultants are facing excessive rates of taxation due to changes to rules on pension allowance. Introduced in 2016, the rule changes mean ma...

NHS must act to reduce early retirement of ageing doctors, report says

The NHS workforce is ageing and employers must do more to support older doctors, a new report claims. The make-up of the UK population is changing and 1...

Hundreds of hospital consultants say they’ll leave the NHS well before retirement age

The NHS faces a future without hundreds of senior skilled hospital doctors as they consider leaving the health service years before they would be expected ...

Early retirement of hospital doctors adds to workforce crisis in England and Wales

Hospital doctors in England and Wales are increasingly choosing to take early retirement. Figures from the NHS Business Services Authority reveal that t...

Chase de Vere launches financial advice service for the medical profession

Chase de Vere is delighted to announce the launch of Chase de Vere Medical, a service focused on providing independent financial advice to the medical prof...

How can doctors make the most of tax allowances at the end of the financial year?

While it can seem a daunting task, successfully managing and making the most of your tax allowances can potentially save you thousands of pounds each year....

Prepare early for retirement from the NHS – a summary guide for doctors

Navigating the retirement planning maze isn’t easy. With ever changing regulations and new pension freedoms, it can be a challenge for doctors to work ou...

BMA calls for 2% “catch up” consultant pay rise following government’s restraint

Consultants have called for NHS staff pay to be restored to an average growth rate of 2% above inflation when the current period of pay restraint ends. ...

Proposed flat rate of tax relief on pensions would increase doctors’ contributions

16 March is the date of the next Budget, when the Chancellor sets out his response to a previous consultation on pension savings. Possible options on th...