The VAT People - The Specialist VAT Consultants

The VAT People are leading VAT and Customs Duty consultants in the UK. We work with clients all over the country and recent research has shown that we are one of the UK's largest and most comprehensive sources of VAT and Customs advice.

We work with a wide range of businesses as well as assist our accountancy colleagues unravel the thorny VAT issues for their clients. We are well known and highly regarded by the profession. Our free VAT helpline is widely used by firms all over the UK - it costs nothing to chat through an issue with one of our consultants and all our clients find this an extremely useful service.

The VAT People offers comprehensive advice for all sectors. We have particular experience working with:

  • Charities and other not-for-profit organisations

  • Housing organisations

  • Land and property organisations

  • Opticians

  • Financial service providers

  • Businesses involved in international trade, both in the EU and outside

We offer advice on anything VAT-related, from refund schemes to exemptions and transactional VAT advice. Don't forget our free helpline which is available to all on 0161 477 6600 or contact us using the form on the right hand side of this page and we'll be in touch.


We offer a variety of services for your business, from VAT planning and business reviews, to VAT training for your staff. Find out more here.


Our specialists work across a variety of sectors - we advise charities, housing authorities, import and export businesses, and everything in between.

VAT Training

The VAT People’s expert team of ex-VAT inspectors can help you to help your clients make the most out of their liabilities and responsibilities, ensuring they avoid paying out too much and that everything is in order.

Useful Information

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Get the vital information you need quickly and easily by watching one of our guidance videos - topics include VAT assessments and penalties, VAT for charities, and maximising VAT recovery.

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