IHT receipts up £0.6bn, HMRC data reveals

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IHT receipts up £0.6bn, HMRC data reveals

The latest figures from HMRC have revealed a £0.6bn increase in inheritance tax (IHT) receipts in the first half of 2021/22 than in the same period a year earlier.

The government data showed £3.6bn collected was between April and October 2021, a 20% increase on the same period a year earlier. There were dramatically lower receipts at the beginning of the 2020-21...

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