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HDFC Life QROPS schemes banned by HMRC

On October 17, HMRC published a revised list of approved QROPS schemes, and effectively killed off the local Indian QROPS market by banning all 5 HDFC Life QROPS schemes.  This news is significant, because HDFC Life was considered to be the major player in the local Indian market. QROPS Adviser Group have been advising clients […]

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15 India QROPS Schemes Delisted from HMRC 16 July 2014 QROPS List

Fifteen India QROPS schemes have been removed from the official HMRC QROPS list which was published on 16 July. There are several reasons why a scheme may have been delisted by the HMRC, such as a scheme no longer complying with the QROPS rules, abuse of the QROPS regime, or winding up for operational reasons. […]

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New Malta-India DTA great news for Indian residents with UK Pensions

Last month, India and Malta signed a revised Double Taxation Treaty which now makes Malta the favoured jurisdiction of choice for Indian residents wishing to transfer their UK pension in to an overseas QROPS scheme. The Double taxation Relief (Taxes on Income) (Republic of India) Order 2014 (L.N. 448 of 2013) came into force on […]

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