What changed with Filters? They won’t work anymore. Specifically, the ‘skip the inbox’ option doesn’t appear to work. – Google Product Forums

But, I just remembered another setting that may be in play. Go to the Inbox settings in Gmail, and look at the bottom setting. It might be set to keep “important” messages in the Inbox. You can change it there.

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