Reassurance from BMA sought in aftermath NHS pension annualisationNASGP chairman Dr Richard Fieldhouse has today written to Dr Richard Vautrey, chairman of the BMA's General Practitioner's Committee, asking for reassurance that lessons have been learnt from the fail...
LocumDeck has gone paperless with NHS pension formsLocumDeck's NHS pension forms now have a paperless option, so with the new tax year about to begin, now would be the perfect time to start using its many features. LocumDeck comes as part of NASGP mem...
GP locums entitled to NHS pension annualisation correctionIf you worked as a GP locum in the same practice for more than six months during 2016/17, ended up pensioning your work as a Type 2 practitioner, and then falling foul of the annualisation fiasco, you...
Last-minute respite for GPs struggling to comprehend and complete Type 2 forms27 February 2018 14.40pm With less than 24 hours before the 28 February 2018 deadline to submit Type 2 self-assessment forms, the BMA says they have at last received confirmation from NHS pensions tha...
BMA withdraws its guidance on annualising of 2015 pension scheme contributionsIn a surprising and confusing development today, Friday 23 February 2018, the BMA has officially withdrawn its guidance on annualisation within the 2015 NHS pension scheme, while they seek “further ...
The locum pension paradox – annualising days not covered by death in serviceThe emerging implications of the 365-day annualisation of pensions for GPs within the 2015 pension scheme become even more bizarre when you factor in that GP locums within the NHS pension scheme are n...
Exclusive – new unique identifying reference number now compulsory on all England & Wales locum pension formsNHS Pensions (England and Wales) have not* announced that they've updated both their Locum A and B forms to each include a new unique identifying reference, that changes every month. This new unique ...
April Locum Bs must include extra 0.08% for all paymentsA bank holiday weekend approaches and we know you’ll all be looking forward to doing your end of month Locum B forms. But which form to use for April 2017 now that the employer’s pension contribut...
Exclusive – New Locum A and B forms released for England & WalesThe new Locum A and B forms for England and Wales - use for all invoices for work carried out from 1st April 2017 - have been released today. Although not yet on the NHSBSA website, you can download ...
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