UK Budget: Sunak freezes lifetime allowance for pensions contributions

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The LTA would remain at its current level of £1,073,100 for 2020-21
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The LTA would remain at its current level of £1,073,100 for 2020-21

Britain's finance minister, Rishi Sunak, has frozen the lifetime allowance (LTA) for pension contributions at just over £1m for the remainder of this Parliament, and will be keeping IHT at the current level for a further five years. The Chancellor said the LTA would remain at its current level of £1,073,100 for 2020/21 rather than increasing in line with inflation. It had been expected to rise by £5,800 in 2021/22, in line with 0.5% Consumer Prices Index.  The IHT threshold will also be...

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