The inclusion of Death Duty
is something of a surprise as he seemed certain to stay at twoand-a-half miles following his Drinmore Chase victory.
This basic calculation derived from the death duty
returns is made more accurate in four main ways.
Good Thyne Tara was fifth to Samcro last year and Livelovelaugh was fourth behind Death Duty
Admittedly, Death Duty
, unbeaten in three chase starts, including a convincing defeat of Rathvinden in the Drinmore (Grade 1) at Fairyhouse last time, fits that description.
O'Leary added that Death Duty
would not race this season after being injured at Leopardstown in December.
Favourite for the Arkle at Cheltenham, Footpad will face a small field on Tuesday, when Gigginstown can choose from Avenir D'Une Vie, Tombstone, Dinaria Des Obeaux and Death Duty
, which Gordon Elliott has indicated is more likely to run in the Grade 2 McMahon's Builders Novice Chase in Limerick On Tuesday.
The Tories have vowed to raise the death duty
threshold to pounds 1million - a move Labour strategists say has backfired.
The accuracy of this figure may be questioned by the Treasury but there is no argument with the fact that in the past six years proceeds from death duty
have risen from pounds 2 billion to pounds 3.6 billion.
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The event was held to promote the feature film script of Death Duty
. The script is the work of Birmingham film director Steve Rainbow and has been developed in partnership with Script Factory and Screen West Midlands.
Chancellor Gordon Brown could raise an extra pounds 147m a year while cutting death duty
for almost nine out of 10 people, according to the Institute for Public Policy Research.
GORDON ELLIOTT and Gigginstown House Stud suffered a significant blow as exciting novice chaser Death Duty
was ruled out for the rest of the season due to injury.