The Daily Mail seems to be having a bit of a rant about tax rises. Households will pay more in Inheritance Tax, for example.
"Critics say" this is a disincentive to aspiration. Not sure I follow. Sure, it makes it harder for me to leave assets to freeloading children who haven't done a day's work in their lives, but on the basis that Inheritance Tax only kicks in when my wife and I are dead, I don't follow that it is a disincentive.
Raid on middle class is set to hit £83billion: Yet another Budget blow to savers and hard workers as the Government bids to balance the books