Darren Aldrich - Partner.

Darren joined Buzzacott in 1998 and is a Partner of the firm. He heads up the VAT Services team.

Darren and the team provide a market-leading national and international service, which supports a wide range of clients in both the corporate and charity sector. He has extensive experience in advising clients on a full range of VAT issues including:

  • Land and property VAT 
  • VAT registration
  • Partial exemption 
  • Cross border supplies of goods and services
  • VAT for charities

Darren has been a long term board member of the International VAT Association is an Associate of the Institute of Indirect taxation / CTA and a fellow member of the Association of Accounting Technicians.

Prior to Buzzacott, Darren ran the VAT team at the accountancy firm Hereward Phillips.

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