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    We need tax breaks for care saving, not more means-testing

    We need tax breaks for care saving, not more means-testing

    4 September 2014 More means-testing and tax increases will disincentivise private income and could worsen looming care crisis We need incentives to encourage people to save for care – Care ISAs and tax-free pension withdrawals, plus inheritance tax exemption for care savings Health and social care budgets must be integrated to provide fairer system Radical reform of social care is required: I welcome the report released today by the King’s Fund, which highlights yet again the flaws in our system…

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    Use pension reforms to help social care crisis

    Use pension reforms to help social care crisis

    23 June 2014 Budget pension reforms could help kick-start saving for social care New tax breaks will help savers build up care savings funds – could be with pensions or ISAs  My Budget consultation response highlights urgency of addressing social care funding crisis In my response to the Chancellor’s 2014 Budget on pension reforms, I have included a section explaining how the pension freedoms could be used to help kick-start a culture of care saving.  This probably needs to be incentivised…

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