NHS Pension Information 

How do I opt out the NHS Pension Scheme

To opt out of the NHS Pension Scheme you will need to complete Part 1 of the Application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme (SD502) form, which is available to download from NHS Pensions website here

You can download the RF 12 form from the NHS Pensions website here.

When will my application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme take effect

If your application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme is signed and received by the Lead Employer Trust before the end of the first pay period

If you provide a later date to opt out on your application to leave the NHS Pension Scheme, the decision to opt out will be effective from the first day of the next pay period following the date given.

Access Your Personal Tax Account

Your personal tax account allows you to manage your tax affairs with HMRC online, quickly and simply – bringing together all your tax information in one place.

It’s secure, personalised and available 24/7 and can be accessed from your computer, mobile phone or tablet.

The Guide has been produced based on customer feedback and will help and support you use the many services in your PTA to tell us about your life events.

For instance you can:

-Check your tax code or renew your tax credits and check payments
-Review your National Insurance record or expected State Pension
-Claim a refund if you’ve paid too much tax

Want to know more including how to set up your personal account?

Take a look at this useful, interactive online guide – it’s flexible and easy to use and has all the information you need in one place.

Updated: 01 May 2018



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