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Dafferns 1896

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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Autumn Statement 2023: Speculation and predictions for tax changes

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Avoiding the Digital Rabbit Hole: Recognising Tech Addiction, Encouraging a Balanced Workplace Culture, and Cultivating Healthy Tech Usage

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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

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Our people

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