Treasury plans to tackle NHS pension taper woes widely criticised

Wider reform desperately needed

Jenna Brown
Doctors face unexpected pension tax bills

Doctors face unexpected pension tax bills

Potential changes to the tapered annual allowance threshold, which the Treasury could increase from £110,000 to £150,000 to ease pressure on senior NHS doctors, have been criticised amid calls for wider taxation reform.

Reports suggest the Treasury is considering the change to stop doctors in the NHS facing unexpected pension tax bills for breaching the threshold as a result of working extra shifts. At present, anyone...

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