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You can no longer use the online service to report an excepted estate for Inheritance Tax if the person died on or after 6 April 2011, and on or before 31 December 2021, and the estate is unlikely to pay Inheritance Tax.
After 31 December 2022, you will no longer be able to use IHT205 online. You need to complete your online estate report before this date. You need to complete your probate application by 31 March 2023 if you have used online service. The IHT206 notes have also been updated with references to designated recognised stock exchanges, to bring them in line with current legislation.
The reporting regulations for non-taxpaying estates and the excepted estates qualifying criteria for deaths on or after 1 January 2022 have been amended.
The Welsh language PDF version of the form can now be completed onscreen.
Information about how to download the latest version of Adobe Reader added to the page.
Updated versions of the 'Notes to help you fill in form IHT205(2011)' have been added.
Forms and information for years prior to 6 April 2011 now removed
Updated to include COVID-19 provisions.
The English and Welsh versions of IHT206 notes to help you fill in form IHT205 (2011) have been updated.
An online service is now available for estates that are unlikely to pay Inheritance Tax.
New customers can now trial our online service for Inheritance Tax reporting.
From November 2015 if you are already registered to use SA Online, you may be able to use our new Inheritance Tax Online Service instead of filling in form IHT205.
Updated forms IHT205 (2011) and IHT 206 (2011) have been added to the page.