Pass on your pension without paying inheritance tax
The 2015 pension reforms make it easier for you to ensure your heirs avoid inheritance tax when you die
The return of the wealth tax
The changing political climate, particularly in the US, has put the idea of wealth taxes back on the agenda. But does this make economic sense?
One example of the madness of our inheritance tax rules
Our system of inheritance tax is needlessly complicated, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Here, she outlines one way in which the well-off could save over £…
Prepare for big changes to inheritance tax
Inheritance tax – Britain’s most detested tax – is set for an overhaul.
Boris Johnson and the sugar tax
Our probable new prime minister wants to scrap the levy on sugary drinks introduced by some of his predecessors. Would that be a good move?
Inheritance tax: just abolish the entire thing
Why not abolish inheritance tax and replace it with a gift tax on the recipients of unearned cash – wherever it comes from?