HMRC turns the spotlight on Inheritance Tax (IHT) payments…

Aug. 8, 2019, 5:07pm

HMRC turns the spotlight on inheritance tax (IHT) payments as it focuses on anti-avoidance activity.

In 18/19 HMRC opened over 5,000 IHT investigations which is nearly 25% of the 22,000 estates liable for inheritance tax. Totalling at 5,537 investigations, up from 5,354 the previous year.

If you have a question concerning Inheritance Tax, or would like advice on the best possible course of action in a particular area, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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