Quarterly briefing – March 2019


The Sackers Quarterly Briefing Q1 2019 highlights significant developments in pensions, covering key areas such as pensions reform, regulatory developments, new legislation and cases.

Current legal agenda

Spotlight on Brexit

  • The Pensions Regulator
  • New legislation


  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Revenue & Customs
  • Pension Protection Fund
  • The Pensions Ombudsman
  • The Pensions Regulator

Pensions tax

  • Finance (No.3) Bill 2017-19
  • Overseas transfer charge
  • Lifetime Allowance

In other news

  • Defined benefit pension scheme consolidation
  • GMP equalisation
  • Bridging pensions


  • Supreme Court
  • Court of Appeal