Tag Archives: group protection

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What do the salary sacrifice changes mean for group protection?

From 6 April 2017 the government removed the income tax and National Insurance contribution advantages of some salary sacrifice benefits. This has affected flexible and voluntary benefit schemes where employees…

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Tax break ‘would extend GIP to extra 1.5 million people’

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has called on the government to introduce a tax incentive for employers purchasing group income protection (GIP), which it claims could extend coverage to…

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Are your employees’ hearts at risk?

According to the British Heart foundation, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the nation’s single biggest killer, causing more than a quarter of all deaths in the UK – that’s an average…