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Inheritance tax payments on course for RECORD HIGH, new research suggests

GETTY Houses worth over £325,000 are taxed 40 per cent when the owner dies If an estate’s value is over £325,000 then 40 per cent must be passed on to the taxman when the owner dies, though marriage doubles the threshold to £650,000. Research by Saga Investment Services shows the proportion of houses sold in England and Wales above £325,000 ...

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