The value of inheritances in the UK has grown significantly in recent decades. Over time, this is likely to lead to increased inequality and reduced social mobility. Demos is undertaking a programme of research to gain greater understanding of public attitudes to inheritance, and build a coalition for reform.

With Labour’s attention turning to planning for a potential time in government, the party needs a plan for how it is going to engage with inheritances. In this report, Demos suggests an approach for the party in the short, medium and long term.

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