MAY 31: RASA AGM:ALSAA REGISTRATION FROM 09.45 - COMMENCES 10.30 AM
MAY 2016 - MONTHLY INCOME DRAWDOWN CUTS TOTAL€8.5M SO FAR
TAKEN DIRECTLY OUT OF THE POCKETS OF PENSIONERS
WHOSE AVERAGE AGE IS 72 YEARS WITH NO COMPENSATION
PLUS 2.5% PENSION LEVY DEDUCTION EACH MONTH FOR LIFE
PLUS c€38m GOVERNMENT IMPOSED PENSION LEVY ON TOTAL FUND
ON TOP OF THE 9TH YEAR OF FROZEN PENSION
NO INFLATION PROVISION
SO MORE CUTS TO REAL INCOME FOR THOSE ON PENSION DRAWDOWN
WHILE OTHERS NOW SEEING THEIR INCOME RISES WE ARE SEEING INCOME FALLING
Copies of the IASS Trustee Letter dated 22 January 2015 which shows the MFS Debt/Liability [Section 50] repayment as a reduction to your pension can be requested from Mercer
pension payroll helpline (01) 526-8444 or
email address email@example.com
A member of the payroll team will issue a copy of the letter direct to the address held on the individual's payroll record
MAY 2016 - ANOTHER MONTH OF DEDUCTIONS FOR MFS DEBT & PENSION LEVY FROM OUR PAY WITHOUT OUR CONSENT
THERE WAS NO COMPENSATION/MITIGATION PROVIDED FOR THESE UNILATERAL CUTS ON THOSE IN RECEIPT OF THEIR FUNDED PENSION ANNUITY FOR THIS CALCULATED MFS DEBT/LIABILITY
April 2016 RASA Legal Action – Update
RASA Legal Action – Update
Counsel intend to apply to the President of the High Court on Monday 11 April 2016, for leave to issue the application for, amongst other things, case management of the proceedings, and to look for a hearing date for that application. The application papers have issued to the Chief State Solicitors Office.
If you have returned the signed papers to LK Shields and wish to check that you are on the list of eligible plaintiffs please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
March 2016 Pension Case Update - March 2016
RASA’s Legal Advisors have passed the following update
Finalisation of documentation for submission to the High Court on behalf of 730+ plaintiffs is ongoing.
If you have returned the signed letter to LK Shields and wish to check that you are on the list of plaintiffs please sent an email to email@example.com
FEBRUARY 29 2016 - ANOTHER MONTH OF DEDUCTIONS FOR MFS DEBT & PENSION LEVY FROM OUR PAY WITHOUT OUR CONSENT
THERE WAS NO COMPENSATION/MITIGATION PROVIDED FOR THESE UNILATERAL CUTS ON THOSE IN RECEIPT OF THEI FUNDED PENSION ANNUITY FOR THIS CALCULATED MFS DEBT/LIABILITY
Feb 2016 - Irish Airlines Pensions Ltd, corporate trustee for IASS posts P60's for year 2015 to pensioners.
CONFIRM YOUR PENSION CUTS FROM JANUARY 2015
COMPARE YOUR P60 FOR 2014 - SEE THE REDUCTION IN IASS PENSION
Feb 1 2016 - Annual Report and Accounts for the period April 2014 to March 2015 are now available from the administrators of the various pension funds.
Jan 27 2016 - https://youtu.be/g6ldvZgijug
View C Daly TD Engaged with Chairperson Designate, The Pension Authority - Mr D Begg. - and go to Oireachtas debates Jan 27th for transcript of full debate -Committee on Education & Social Protection.
Jan 20 2016 - https://youtu.be/ZbrUEwNIjgo
View C Daly TD speaking in Dail on appointment of D Begg as Chair of Pension Authority and referencing IASS_RASA pensioners pension cuts
JANUARY 2016 - ANOTHER MONTH OF DEDUCTIONS FOR MFS DEBT & PENSION LEVY FROM OUR PAY WITHOUT OUR CONSENT -
THERE WAS NO COMPENSATION/MITIGATION PROVIDED FOR THOSE IN RECEIPT OF PENSION ANNUITY FOR THIS MFS DEBT/LIABILITY
LEGAL CASE CHALLENGING UNILATERAL CUTS TO OUR PENSION ANNUITY
DETAILS OF HOW YOU CAN VOLUNTARY SUPPORT OUR LEGAL CHALLENGE WITH DONATIONS
CLICK ON SIDEBAR - DONATIONS DETAILS
A BIG THANK YOU TO THOSE WHO CONTRIBUTED TO THE PENSION FIGHTING FUND FOR YOUR SUPPORT/COMMITMENT
SINCE JAN 2015 €6.5M TAKEN FROM OUR PENSION MONTHLY INCOMES UNILATERALLY FOLLOWING MFS DEBT TRANSFER CUTS PROPOSED BY AER LINGUS/DAA TO PENSIONERS INCOME
AER LINGUS/DAA AND TRUSTEES UNILATERALLY IMPOSED SECTION 50 DEBT REPAYMENT ON OUR MONTHLY INCOME - THIS IS ON TOP OF PENSION LEVY DEDUCTION FOR LIFE.
AER LINGUS/DAA EXCLUDED THOSE IN RECEIPT OF PENSION FROM THE COMPENSATION FUNDS THEY SET UP AS DEFINED CONTRIBUTION PENSION FUNDS TO MITIGATE AGAINST THESE CUTS.
WE ARE STILL REPAYING A MFS WIND UP SECTION 50 DEBT THAT WE DID NOT KNOW WE HAD & ACTUARIALLY CALCULATED USING BUY-OUT EXTERNAL ANNUITY RATES - THOUGH SCHEME NOT WOUND UP - THIS IS ON TOP OF ONGOING GOVT PENSION LEVY DEDUCTION
DEC 21 2015 - TRUSTEES NOTIFIES PENSIONERS THAT AER LINGUS TERMINATES ITS CONTRACT AS REGISTERED ADMINISTRATOR FOR IASS AND ALL PENSION SCHEMES FROM END OF 2015.
19 DEC 2015 - RASA WRITES TO AER LINGUS/DAA REGARDING REGISTERED ADMINISTRATOR SERVICE PROVISION & AGE FRIENDLY SERVICE TO PENSIONERS - (WEBPAGE 2.8)