This article contemplates the impact the April 2015 pension changes will have when
considering the financial consequences following the breakdown of a
relationship. Significant changes include: freedom in taking tax free cash, defined benefit schemes and death tax. Access to the fund value
despite a tax consequence is probably going to be a major concern. The full version of this article appears in the March 2015 issue of Family Law.
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