Dafferns

Founded in 1896 – Authentic Agile Connected
A full service accounting firm, based in Coventry and Warwickshire, with national and international reach

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Two new promotions in our Leadership team
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Dafferns Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers

As accountants, we prioritise understanding our clients’ needs, offering tailored solutions through clear communication and always provide ongoing support to build long term relationships.

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

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The UK General Election – 4 July 2024

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What now? Five things that should be on every SME employer’s to-do list now that Labour have power

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On the threshold of a landmark election?

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The State of Play ahead of the General Election

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What do the top five manifestos say about employment law?

Tracey Hudson

Latest news and blog posts

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Two new promotions in our Leadership team

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Portuguese EV Icon to ‘Electric’ Manifesto Pledges

Simon Cossey

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The death of the P11d – Proposed change of payrolling of benefits

Emily Tipson

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The leadership shift – Making the vision real

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ESG and Corporate Purpose – Conflict or Convergence?

Brian Jukes

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Lost years, dance floors and Stinking Bishop

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Dafferns Intern – it’s not all numbers!

Killian Ashe

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Navigating the latest HMRC updates: What you need to know

Scott Whitmore

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Why you should join us and work at Dafferns  

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Daffernomics Podcast

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Building long term relationships

25%

International businesses

Over 25% of our client work in 2023 was for subsidiaries of international groups and UK companies with international subsidiaries

13%

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 2023

800+

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

128

Years in business in Coventry and Warwickshire

Dafferns was founded by Thomas Mason Daffern in November 1896

95

Years of Partner experience

Experience at Partner level within our Leadership Team

45

Members of the Dafferns team

There are around 45 of us in the Dafferns team across all departments – working from our office in Coventry

Meet the team

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

Trusted Advisers – Authentic, Agile, Connected

Our people

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