Inheritance Tax  

No sign of change on the horizon for inheritance tax rules

Robert Barwise-Carr

Robert Barwise-Carr

Another option is providing more generous reliefs for gifting. Of course, changes could also be made to increase the scope of IHT further.

While that would prove unpopular, given recent fiscal announcements, it seems unlikely that IHT will be reformed in the taxpayer’s favour any time soon.

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Robert Barwise-Carr is the tax director at Mazars