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Inheritance Tax statistics: Table 12.5 - assets in estates by gender, age and marital status of deceased

This table describes the assets and liabilities of estates passing on death by gender, age and marital status of deceased in tax year 2015 to 2016.

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Inheritance tax statistics: Table 12.5 - assets in estates by gender, age and marital status of deceased

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Inheritance tax statistics: Table 12.5 - assets in estates by gender, age and marital status of deceased

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This table includes all estates on HMRC’s databases for people who died in the tax year 2015 to 2016. It shows how many of the estates owned each type of asset and the total value of these assets.

Estates are broken down by gender, age and marital status of the deceased.

Published 30 July 2015
Last updated 31 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated table document to reflect new receipts data for tax year 2017 to 2018 and more detailed estates data for tax year 2015 to 2016
  2. Updated the table with data for tax year 2014 to 2015.
  3. Updated table with data on deaths in tax year 2013 to 2014.
  4. First published.