The annual exempt amount (AEA) for individuals and personal representatives will rise to £11,300 for 2017/18, while the AEA for most trustees will increase to £5,650 (minimum £1,130).
The nil rate band remains at £325,000. New deemed domiciled rules apply from 6 April 2017 for inheritance tax (as well as income tax and capital gains tax).
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