Autumn Budget 2021: Pensions and IHT largely untouched by chancellor

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Autumn Budget 2021: Pensions and IHT largely untouched by chancellor

Chancellor Rishi Sunak largely resisted the temptation to tinker with pension and inheritance taxes to fund his spending plans in his Autumn Budget on Wednesday.

Prior to announcing the Autumn Budget, Sunak indicated he would fund spending pledges through tax rises. Experts expected inheritance tax (IHT) to be a likely target. IHT is largely paid on death and...

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