What can we expect from a Conservative Government following the General Election?

This week we are taking a look at the key pledges made by the Conservative party and what we can expect from them in the next five years, a lot of which was included in the recent Queen’s speech (May 2015). They have promised to: Increase the Inheritance Tax threshold on family homes to £1 million by 2017. There are promises of a new transferable allowance of £175,000 per person for married couples and civil partners when their main residence is passed down to children on death – this will come on top of the existing £325,000 tax free allowance
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