Can we make inheritance tax simpler?

Inheritance tax (IHT) has existed in the UK for more than 300 years. In its present form, it was brought in to replace the old Capital Transfer Tax; a measure that was brought in itself as a form of wealth distribution in order to control disparity between rich and poor. While…

What does the nil rate band really mean for me?

Changes to inheritance tax (IHT) came in earlier this year, influencing the allowance for those wanting to pass on their home to members of the family. But as the changes are being rolled out over the next few years up to the 2020/2021 tax year, it can be hard to…
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