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As UK employer, do I need to contribute the pension if the

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As UK employer, do I need to contribute the pension if the employees opt-out the pension scheme?

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In general terms you have to offer a pension scheme but there is no compulsion on the employee to accept.

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I know, but what if they would like to opt-out, do I still need to pay the contribution for them?

No, problem solved.

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