Customers can terminate Rüruprenten and basic pensions at any time

– How insurers use ineffective terms and conditions and sales lies to cancel contracts – New ruling by the Federal Court of Justice confirms general terminability The Federal Court of Justice (BGH judgement of 01.12.2011, ref. IX ZR 79/11) recently ruled: The saved capital in Rürup contracts (also known as basic pensions) is generally not […]

BGB-Leibrenten as the better alternative to private pension insurance

In some city archives historians find records of an annuity purchase – like these. What is behind it and what does it mean for us?   Since then In the 13th century, the purchase of annuities was the predominant credit business of the Middle Ages. The future pensioner bought the right to receive a life […]

Rüruprente: The chimera of unseizability

In a legal doctoral thesis it is claimed that without a surrender value in a life insurance policy – as allegedly given in basic pension contracts – any amount of money can be protected as assets, protected from creditors and insolvency administrators. However, caution is advised here. In a new textbook, originally a doctoral thesis […]

Infinitely high unseizability of Rüruprente or basic pension confirmed

Rürup annuities or basic annuities are in principle not inheritable by contract, as agreed with the insurer, nor can they be properly terminated, lent or sold, nor pledged.   This requirement for tax deduction results from § 10 I No. 2b EStG. Experts of the company “Wikipedia” think that the Rüruprente according to § 851c […]

Doctoral thesis confirms the infinitely high unseizability of Rüruprente or basic pension

– How lawyers and insurance intermediaries are liable for protection in the event of insolvency -.   Rürup annuities or basic annuities are in principle not inheritable by contract, as agreed with the insurer, nor can they be properly terminated, lent or sold, nor pledged. This requirement for tax deduction results from § 10 I […]

Dr. Johannes Fiala: Rüruprente can be seized and terminated

If the lecturer for civil law and insurance law at the Dual University of Baden-Württemberg, lawyer Dr. Johannes Fiala (53, photo – Dr. Fiala) from Munich, invites people to seminars where they learn how to secure their retirement provisions and assets from seizures, he usually expects specialist lawyer colleagues who advise entrepreneurs. “But almost no […]

Pension taxation

A life for the treasury It’s finally here, the well-deserved pension, the much longed-for retirement, the end of all obligations, finally never having to pay taxes again. Well, not quite. The taxation of earned income is naturally followed by the taxation of pensions, or as Father State calls it, the taxation of retirement income. For […]

Company pensioners lose claim to German employer

As of January 31, 2023, transposition into national law (draft bill of April 20, 2022) is to make it easier for domestic companies to merge with foreign (European) companies, including transfer of the registered office abroad. In return, company pensioners can then be deprived of the protection of the German #Pensionssicherungs #Vereins aG (PSVAG) in […]

Optimisation of widow’s pensions for compulsory members of pension schemes

– Possibilities of structuring pension assets in pension chambers –   The Higher Administrative Court of Rhineland-Palatinate (OVG Rheinland-Pfalz, judgment of 26.05.2010, Case No. 6 A 10320/10.OVG) already dismissed the action of a doctor who wanted to have it established that his wife would later be entitled to a widow’s pension from the pension fund. […]

In the future, not even the contributions of the direct insurance are guaranteed at the beginning of the pension.

– When the employer alone is liable for the equal value of deferred compensation? –   2022 the value equality of the direct insurance (DV) ends In future, it will be very questionable whether, at the end of the savings period – the deferral period, in the case of deferred compensation in the company pension […]