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PensionsWednesday 22 April 2020

Requests for contribution breaks: issues for trustees to consider

Paul Newman KC and Simon Atkinson discuss some of the issues facing trustees of occupational pension schemes who are asked by employers for contribution holidays. They consider issues such as reporting requirements, actuarial input and membership concerns, and how trustees might deal with them.

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