1 Let’s increase the wealth gap Posted on September 3 2008 So the Tories want to effectively increase the Inheritance Tax limit to £2 million. How does that fit with a drive for greater equality? Who is George Osborne kidding? 1 One Response to “Let’s increase the wealth gap” Honey Monster says: October 8 2008 at 6:35 pm There are arguments on both sides for and against Inheritance Tax, but it is a reality at the moment. Whilst it is there, then it is legal to avoid the tax. I think that the problem at the moment is that middle England is also getting caught up in this tax designed originally to tax the rich.