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Pension Questions

What does QROPS mean?

I've recently discovered that expats could be eligible for a QROPS, but what does "QROPS" mean?

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What is a QROPS scheme?

I have a UK pension and live abroad. I was wondering, what is a QROPS scheme exactly?

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What is a SIPP?

I’m evaluating my retirement plans and I am considering opening a SIPP, but what are they and are they suitable for me?

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What is the overseas transfer charge on QROPS transfers?

I’ve heard the UK government has introduced an overseas transfer charge of 25% for pension transfers to QROPS schemes, but what is the overseas transfer charge?

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How much is the UK State Pension?

I believe the UK State Pension payment has recently changed. How much is the UK State Pension per week?

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Can I transfer my pension?

I have a UK based private pension, but can I transfer my pension elsewhere?

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Should I transfer my pension?

Under what conditions should I consider transferring my pension offshore?

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Do I qualify for a British pension?

I live abroad, but don't know what I'm entitled to regarding the state pension. Do I qualify for a British State Pension?

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Can I transfer my UK pension to Australia?

I have previously lived in the UK and paid into a UK pension, however, I have moved to Australia and want to know: can I transfer my UK pension to Australia?

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Can I contribute to a SIPP when a non-resident?

Once I move abroad, will I still be able to contribute or pay money into a SIPP?

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Can non-UK residents open a SIPP?

I live outside of the UK and I would like to open a UK SIPP, is that possible and how do I do it?

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