VAT specialists for education & primary care sectors

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About us

Davies Mayers Tax Advisers provide ongoing advice and support to a number of clients in the education and primary care sectors. This includes routine compliance work and undertaking annual adjustments.

We also offer specific advice in respect of large capital projects to ensure that, where appropriate, VAT reliefs are claimed or capital recoveries are achieved.

Our clients in the education sector include further education colleges, Oxford Colleges and new Universities. We also work with the new academies, UTC and studio schools as well as a number of well known independent schools. In the healthcare sector, we work with general practitioners including advice on new primary care developments.

What we do

Education Sector Support

Specialists in providing compliance & advisory services to the educational sector for over 20 years.

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Primary Care Sector Support

We specialise in advising on the VAT status of GP led primary care developments. We also provide advice on the VAT status of contracts for the provision of primary care services.

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Property Sector Support

Our expertise in advising on development projects ensure all available reliefs are obtained or, where appropriate, a relevant percentage of capital VAT recovery is achieved.

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Not-for-profit Sector Support

Not-for-profit bodies do qualify for a limited range of VAT reliefs and we act for a wide variety of clients in this sector.

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Our VAT services are provided as either a support package or consultancy, in respect of a specific project. Such as:

  • Routine advisory on day-to-day compliance issues.
  • Annual retrospectives to identify VAT incorrectly levied.
  • Advisory on development projects, transactions or contracts

Does my business qualify for VAT relief?

The identification of the correct VAT treatment of income can be complex. We'll ensure you always meet your statutory obligations, leaving you to focus on developing your business.

Property Development & Advisory

Property transactions are frequently of high value & there are frequently complex issues concerning the VAT liability. Get in touch to see how we can help you.

Latest News

VAT Education Update No. 47

The recent publication of two VAT cases involving FE Colleges, Colchester and Wakefield has entirely maintained HMRC’s view on things in relation to so called “business and non-business” issues.

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VAT Update No. 46

Welcome to our latest VAT update for FE Colleges. The main topic is the reporting of HMRC’s alleged investigation into the treatment of sub-contracting, including that by FECs.

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VAT Update No.48 – April 2019

Making Tax Digital The day before Brexit should have happened, HMRC published its guidance on the new law…

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