Tax and NI near retirement.

BobQ
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edited 19 July 2020 at 9:31PM in Redundancy & redundancy planning
I  plan to give up work in Nov21 when I am 65. State retirement age is 66.
Never having retired before (obviously!) I was wondering about two matters
Firstly if I retire 7 months into the next tax year, can I still make contributions to a personal DC pension up to the  amount allowed based on only 7 months salary?
Secondly for NI will 2021/22 count as a qualifying year as I will have worked for only 7 months of it. Also can I pay voluntary contributions for part of the following year up to my 66th birthday and will that be prorataed


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