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post  |  08:12:20

When a property (or land) is sold within four years of the date of death for less than its date of death value, a relief from inheritance tax may be available. The relief basically allows the sale price to be substituted for the date of death value.

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Opinion  |  06:10:20

The EU Succession Regulation, known as  Brussels IV, came into force on 17 August 2015. Its intention was to simplify issues relating to succession across the EU. Whilst the UK, Ireland and Denmark opted out, it’s still relevant to any UK resident individuals who own assets in any other EU member state.

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