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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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Get receipts for contactless payments or risk overpaying, shoppers told

Britons reported overpaying most frequently when tapping their cards, according to survey by service provider Paymentsense. A third of people admitted to sometimes or never check the amount entered before paying on contactless – and often only noticed incorrect payment when later looking at bank accounts. But as people often don’t get receipts from the payments, many could find it ...

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