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Labour plan to push for increase in inheritance tax

The Labour Party plans to push for increases in inheritance tax later this year, as the party seeks a greater contribution from the wealthy in the next budget.

8th June, 2013

The Labour Party plans to push for increases in inheritance tax later this year as the party seeks a greater contribution from the wealthy in the next budget.

It will seek major curbs to tax relief on inherited wealth, gifts and other capital acquisitions, but is expected to face a battle with Fine Gael on its proposals. Generous tax reliefs are available for business and agricultural property passed on through inheritance or gifted - which...

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