Forces Pension Society

Fighting for the forces and their families

State pension for military spouses

December 6, 2017
National Insurance Blog

Many news outlets have recently caught up with the fact that spouses (or civil partners) may be able to claim missing NI credits for years that they accompanied their serving husband or wife overseas.

Read the full story from the BBC here 

It is certainly true that some people have not taken advantage of this benefit. At the same time it is sometimes not understood that this only applies to spouses whose date of birth gives them a state pension age after 5th April 2016.

If you are a Member and this affects you please get in touch.


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