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Latest articles from Catriona Rowantree

  • Almost one in four estates investigated for IHT purposes

    Almost one in four estates investigated for IHT purposes

    One month after the Office for Tax Simplification (OTS) suggested a mass overhaul of the Inheritance Tax (IHT) regime, HMRC have revealed a 3.4% increase in the number of investigations into estates in which IHT was due. In 2018/2019, 5,537 investigations were conducted equating to around 23% of the estates in which the tax was payable.