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When writing in humble 謙譲語{けんじょうご} language, I see いたします and させていただきます. What is the difference between these two forms?

For example both mean "I will contact you" in humble language, what is the difference in the two?

連絡させていただきます。
連絡いたします。

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I'd say 連絡させていただきます is "more humble" than 連絡いたします. That said both are acceptable in similar situations.

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