LEA member, Streets Chartered Accountants, a top 40 UK accountancy practice, is delighted to announce the appointment of a new VAT Director, Phil Jeffrey.
Phil started out as a VAT inspector at HM Customs and Excise, where he trained as a specialist accountancy officer by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) and prior to joining Streets Phil was a VAT Partner at Baker Tilly.
Commenting on his appointment with Streets Chartered Accountants, Phil Jeffrey, said: "I am delighted to be joining Streets in an exciting phase of their progression as the leading firm of Chartered Accountants in the East Midlands. I am looking forward to providing proactive support for our client base and also bringing in new business."
Since qualifying as a Chartered Tax Adviser, Phil has developed specialisms in the not for profit, education and land and property sectors. An increasing amount of his time will be spent with clients practice wide on their property investments in their Small Self Administered Schemes (SASS) and Self Invested Personal Pensions (SIPP).
Commenting on the importance of Phil's appointment to the firm, Chairman and Managing Partner, Paul Tutin, said: "We are delighted to have recruited Phil as a VAT Director with the firm, which is our second senior VAT appointment so far this year. Phil's role further strengthens our VAT team addressing the increasing demand for specialist VAT advice amongst our client base.
"VAT is often overlooked and so, as a proactive practice, we need to ensure that our clients have access to comprehensive VAT advice and support."
Phil has been a specialist in this area for more than 30 years with his work focusing on VAT consultancy with a niche in the not for profit and property sectors. His work includes VAT planning for charities and Non Profit-Making Organisations, VAT health checks focussing on eliminating risks, property planning, penalty elimination and mitigation and VAT partial exemption/non-business reviews. Phil works with businesses of all sizes from sole proprietors to multinationals, as well as charities and the education sector.
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