Definition of 'inheritance'
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Other parents are seeking to protect the money loaned under a declaration of trust, although this step may have inheritance tax implications. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Indeed, 75 % of them have received or expect to receive an inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The donor's best interests are the main priority, not the possible inheritance of a family member. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our happiness is affected by our genetic inheritance and the society we are born into, which we can't do anything about. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Can enter to value property for inheritance tax. Times, Sunday Times (2007)For some it is all about family and inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They received double inheritance and were given a seat of honor over their brothers. WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)They would be able to pass on the money without paying inheritance tax on it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Leaving money to charity in your will can reduce your inheritance tax bill. The Sun (2014)Inheritance tax may be imposed on gifts or items passed onto you from a deceased person. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They have bought into the idea that success hinges on genetic inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is similarly unimpressed with measures to clamp down on using trusts for inheritance tax planning purposes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She wants the inheritance tax threshold raised and council tax abolished. Times, Sunday Times (2006)People often purchase foreign properties through companies to sidestep local tax or inheritance laws. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Personal allowances may also change or your wife may receive an inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There have been the inevitable disputes over money and inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As a world view it is quite as bleak as one based on inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are linked to anxiety and are thought to show a genetic inheritance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Future royalties are usually unpredictable and are therefore difficult to value for inheritance tax purposes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Critics said he was a hypocrite for condemning tax dodgers while trying to reduce his inheritance tax bill. The Sun (2013)As a cure, he proposed the abolition of individual property ownership and rights of inheritance. Earthly Powers: Religion and Politics in Europe from the Enlightenment to the Great War (2005)Alternatively, is there a family inheritance in the offing? Times, Sunday Times (2010)They can find no intellectual justification for raising the inheritance tax threshold for property alone to 1m. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Without a doubt, the inheritance laws. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Thereafter, we may be tempted to suppose that we are the innocent heirs of a flawed inheritance. Christianity Today (2000)In 302 of these cases, inheritance included residential property. Home-ownership - differentiation and fragmentation (1990)
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Translations for 'inheritance'
British English: inheritance /ɪnˈhɛrɪtəns/ NOUN
An inheritance is money or property which you receive from someone who is dead.
...families fighting over their inheritance.
- American English: inheritance
- Arabic: مِيرَاثٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: herança
- Chinese: 遗产
- Croatian: nasljedstvo
- Czech: dědictví
- Danish: arv
- Dutch: erfenis
- European Spanish: herencia
- Finnish: perintö
- French: héritage acquis de famille
- German: Erbschaft
- Greek: κληρονομιά
- Italian: eredità
- Japanese: 相続
- Korean: 상속
- Norwegian: arv
- Polish: dziedzictwo
- European Portuguese: herança
- Romanian: moștenire
- Russian: наследство
- Latin American Spanish: herencia
- Swedish: arv
- Thai: มรดก
- Turkish: miras
- Ukrainian: спадщина
- Vietnamese: tài sản thừa kế
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