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Dafferns Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers

A full service accounting firm, based in Coventry and Warwickshire, with national and international reach, founded in 1896

We provide audit, assurance, accounts, tax and advisory services, with proactive advice and ethical tax planning and we work with ambitious small, medium and large UK and international businesses, charities, business owners and private individuals

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The Autumn 2022 Budget Crisis

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Brian Jukes’ reaction to the Autumn Statement

Brian Jukes


Millions to pay more in tax over time as thresholds frozen

Brian King


We start again – Rishi Sunak is the new PM

Martin Gibbs

What makes Dafferns different?

All about Dafferns

Who we are, what we do and how we do it

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Latest news and blog posts

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Look away now if you don’t like penalties

Brian Jukes


Delay to Making Tax Digital (MTD) for Income Tax Self Assessment

Karen Keeling


5 productivity tips and tricks

Emily Ball-Goldfinch


R&D Tax reliefs – back in the spotlight after the Autumn Statement

Brian Jukes

Building long term relationships


International businesses

Over 25% of our client work in 2022 was for subsidiaries of international groups and UK companies with international subsidiaries


Charities and not for profit organisations

We act for a significant number of regional and national charities and not for profit organisations, representing about 1/6 of our client work in 2022


Private and personal tax clients

Company directors, self employed people and private individuals for whom we complete tax returns – many with complex personal tax affairs

Meet the team

The lifeblood of the firm, our dedicated team of professionals, helping and advising clients

Trusted Advisers – Authentic, Agile, Connected

Our people

Video  – Meet the team