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Over 4,500 people got an inheritance tax refund last year – could you?

Find out whether you've paid too much inheritance tax to HMRC after the sale of an inherited property, and how to make a claim

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HMRC collects a record £5.4bn from inheritance tax: but who actually pays?

As an increasing number of people are forced to pay, find out how to avoid the 'death tax' when you pass on your estate

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The cost of living too long: how over-50s life insurance could backfire

Leaving a cash sum to your loved ones with over-50s life insurance might sound appealing, but watch out for the risks.

Inheritance tax shake-up: six ways the ‘death tax’ could be changing

Inheritance tax could be due a major overhaul, with a new report recommending changes to gifting rules, life insurance policies and even who pays the bill.

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‘Death tax’ cut: you could inherit up to £950,000 tax-free in 2019-20

The inheritance tax bill payable on deceased estates could fall this tax year, as changes to the inheritance tax rules allow you to pass on more tax-free.

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More than £5.2bn inheritance tax paid in 2018: how can you cut your tax bill?

HMRC collected over £5.2bn in inheritance tax during the 2018 calendar year. Which? explains how it works and what you can do to minimise tax.

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IHT to be overhauled?

Are the inheritance tax rules about to be overhauled?

The number of people forced to calculate and submit complex inheritance tax (IHT) forms could be slashed after the Office of Tax Simplification recommended a series of changes to simplify and...

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Probate fees shake-up to send costs soaring for large estates

A reform of probate fees announced by the Ministry of Justice will see costs for the wealthiest estates rise by thousands of pounds from April 2019.

Autumn Budget 2018: taxpayers to save £130 with personal allowance increase

Taxpayers are set for a £130 pay rise under increases to the personal allowance in the Autumn Budget 2018. Use our income tax calculator to work out your tax bill for 2019-20.

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IHT to be overhauled?

Autumn Budget 2018: five potential inheritance tax changes

Inheritance tax rules could be due a shake-up in the upcoming Autumn Budget. Which? rounds up speculation about inheritance tax changes and explains the possible options.

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