Trusts and Estates: trustee notification of tax deducted (R185) (LSDB)

Use form R185 (Pension LSDB) to provide a beneficiary information about a payment funded by a taxable lump sum death benefit.


R185 (Pension LSDB)

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If you are a trustee, who is not a bare trustee, use form R185 (Pension LSDB) when making a payment funded by one of the following lump sum death benefits that was subject to the special lump sum death benefits charge under section 206 Finance Act 2004:

  • defined benefits lump sum death benefit
  • uncrystallised funds lump sum death benefit
  • drawdown pension fund lump sum death benefit
  • flexi-access drawdown fund lump sum death benefit
  • pension protection lump sum death benefit
  • annuity protection lump sum death benefit

You should provide this within 30 days of the later of making the payment to the beneficiary and receiving the information from the scheme administrator.

The person receiving the payments should keep this form. The information on this form will be needed if a claim for repayment of tax is made.

Published 6 April 2017
Last updated 26 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. Welsh translation added.
  2. First published.