Pension auto-enrolment updateThe pension auto-enrolment thresholds for 2017/18 have increased in line with national insurance contributions, although the auto-enrolment level itself is unchanged.
You can choose to opt inStaff with annual earnings between £5,876 and £10,000 are not auto-enrolled, but can choose to opt in. Where annual earnings are over £10,000, staff aged between 22 and state pension age must be auto-enrolled into a pension scheme – with staff outside of this age range able to opt in. For auto-enrolled staff and staff who have opted in, pension contributions must be paid on annual earnings between £5,876 and the upper level of £45,000.
|Right to opt in||£5,876||£490||£113|
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