About Us

Specialists in VAT

Based in the Cotswolds, we service clients throughout the country.

Team

Collectively, we have over 70 years' experience in the field of VAT. At Davies Mayers Tax Advisers, we can offer our services to a range of sectors - with us all being particularly skilled in different areas of VAT.

About Andrew

Andrew joined DMTA in 1999 and was previously with HMRC and KPMG. Andrew advises approximately 80 further and higher education clients.

Contact Details

01242 252555

Andrew.baker@dmtaxadvisers.co.uk

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About Peter

Davies Mayers was founded by managers from the KPMG Cheltenham office. Peter joined in 1996 from KPMG to form DMTA. Peter’s main specialisms are primary care and education.

Contact Details

01242 252555

peter.perry@dmtaxadvisers.co.uk

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About Ryan

Joining the team in 2016, Ryan concentrates on compliance issues and supporting clients in the primary care sector. This includes preparation of VAT returns and making annual adjustments.

Contact Details

01242 252555

ryan.perry@dmtaxadvisers.co.uk

Ryan Expertise

ABOUT US

Davies Mayers Tax Advisers provides specialist VAT compliance advice for the Education and Health Care Sectors. This includes routine compliance work and undertaking annual adjustments.

DMTA was founded in the mid 1990s by senior managers, from four large accountancy firms. Together the team has 70 years experience in advising clients in the field of VAT.

Our team advises approximately 80 further and higher education clients. We also concentrate on compliance issues and supporting clients in the primary care sector. This includes preparation of VAT returns and making annual adjustments.

We offer several options, but most of our clients have a fixed price retainer arrangement which includes an annual review and compliance advisory.

Andrew has worked in VAT for over 35 years. Starting with what was HM Customs & Excise and then for a decade with KPMG where he rose to be in charge of their VAT services to the education sector. In 1989 Andrew joined Davies Mayers and now works with clients across the country.

A renowned education expert, Andrew has carried out vat reviews at over 200 further education colleges and has covered all aspects of VAT. He is currently retained by approximately a third of the FE sector to advise on VAT compliance. Andrew helped co-write the only VAT guide book for Colleges.

Peter has over 30 years experience in VAT, including an initial period with Customs & Excise, followed by appointments as Senior VAT Manager for KPMG in its Birmingham and Leicester offices.

Peter's expertise includes all aspects of property including new developments and refurbishments, plus working with clients in the education sector. He is also an experienced trainer, regularly presenting VAT updates and developing training materials.

Joining the team in 2016, Ryan concentrates on compliance issues and supporting clients in the primary care sector. This includes preparation of VAT returns and making annual adjustments.

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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