Brian King

Tax Partner

Brian heads up the Dafferns Private Client Tax team, with a wealth of Income Tax, Capital Gains and Inheritance Tax knowledge, advising business owners, families and individuals.

07875 219 345


Planning for salary, dividends and pension contributions
Inheritance tax, Wills and trusts
Professional practices – doctors, dentists, solicitors
Income tax, CGT & SDLT planning for buy to let properties

What are your hobbies and interests?
I’m a lifelong Coventry City supporter – I was there in 1987 and will be there next season. I also plays 5 a side football every week in a local league as well as being a keen golfer.

Fun Fact
I am the cousin of 1980s new wave pop star Paul King, who had a UK No2 hit in 1984 with Love & Pride.

Claim to Fame
I was an advisor to Coronation Street when Lloyd, the taxi driver, was subject to a HMRC enquiry.

Accreditations / membership and qualifications

  • FCA

Private Client Services

Brian has considerable experience in all aspects of tax planning. He specialises in advising clients on protecting their wealth, passing assets to the next generation, growing their business and remuneration planning.


Integrated 360 Degree Planning

360 degree personal and business tax, wealth management and business strategy planning. Linking together profit extraction and remuneration planning for your business with personal income, capital gains tax and IHT planning and personal wealth management, pensions investments and protection


Inheritance Tax

IHT planning helps to protect your assets and minimise the Inheritance Tax burden for the next generation


Wills and Trusts

With his extensive experience Brian is ideally placed to advise clients on IHT planning through tax efficient Wills and the opportunities offered by Trusts


Professional Practices

Brian specialises in advising Professional Practices, including solicitors and medical practitioners in tax efficient business structures.

This includes incorporating businesses and the tax efficient use of LLPs.