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A reminder that from April you’ll pay more National Insurance if you are below State Pension age and in a work pension scheme like the Local Government, NHS or Teachers’ Pension Schemes as the new State Pension and end of ‘contracting out’ mean you no longer get a 1.4% NI rebate.
If you are not in a work pension scheme you won’t be affected.
After the initial auto enrolment exercise, which at Norfolk County Council took place in 2013, employers must repeat the exercise every three years. This is known as auto re-enrolment and will take place here on 1 April 2016. Read more here.
The Teacher maternity scheme (P208b) has been updated to include details of the notice period a teacher must give if she decides not to return to work following maternity leave. The details are different depending on whether the teacher makes the decision, not to return, before or after she has commenced her maternity leave. Please see para 7.1.4. of the scheme for further information.