Discounted Gift Trust Guide DGT now avalible in the Document Libary
Written by Charlie Palmer on 10/08/2018

A guide to the latest hot topic – INHERITANCE TAX

This includes how to set up a DGT. If you don’t know the answer to the question below, then you need to buy it.

At what point is the total capital value of the sole settlor’s interest under a Discounted Gift Trust arrangement assessed for inheritance tax on his estate?

a. On settling the trust

b. On the death of the settlor

c. Day before death of the settlor


Answer is a. This is the only time the income has a capital value attributable, which determines the discount, thereafter the settlor merely has a ‘right’ to future income.


Document Library  - Availible for £20 in the User Guides section

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