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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

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


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About Dafferns

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Latest news and blog posts

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Continuous learning at work is good for business

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The tax efficient salary for a director shareholder in 2022/23

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Essentials to building and executing an adaptive strategy in 2022

Richard Miller


Workplace loneliness: employees at risk and how to support them

Tracey Hudson


The 130% Super deduction on capital allowances

Mandeep Gill

Building long term relationships


International businesses

Over 20% of our client work in 2021 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 2021


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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