A quick and easy way to calculate an Inheritance Tax (IHT) liability. The figures provided by this calculator are for illustrative purposes only. Calculations are only a guide and cannot be guaranteed.

Actual figures will vary in individual circumstances.

Complete the information required and the results will appear automatically at the end of the form.

Estate assets
Property: main residence £

Savings: current account/s, deposit account/s, premium bonds £

Investments: shares/equities, unit trusts, investment trusts, ISAs, investment bonds £

Other assets: cars, holiday home/s, antiques, jewellery, works of art, boat, gifts of capital made within the previous 7 years £

Life insurance policies: policies not written in an appropriate trust £

Are you married?

Estate liabilities

Mortgage: £

Loans/overdrafts: £

Credit cards: £

Other liabilities: outstanding bills, hire purchase, funeral expenses £

Your Results Will Automatically Update Below

Estate summary
Total assets:


Estate value:

Tax-free allowance: this allowance will remain the same for 2010-2015

Net worth:

Inheritance Tax bill:

Results are for your general information and use only and are not intended to address your particular requirements. Results should not be relied upon in their entirety and shall not be deemed to be, or constitute, advice. Although endeavours have been made to provide accurate results and timely information, there can be no guarantee that such information is accurate as of the date it is received or that it will continue to be accurate in the future. No individual or couple should act upon such information without receiving appropriate professional advice after a thorough examination of their particular situation. We cannot accept responsibility for any loss as a result of acts or omissions taken in respect of using this calculator. Thresholds, percentage rates and tax legislation may change in subsequent finance acts.