Darren Whelan AILFM

Darren Whelan AILFM

Chair ILFM. VAT Trainer & Examiner

Darren Whelan is currently Principal Finance & Implementation Consultant for Peppermint Technology Ltd where he is responsible for installing, implementing and configuring the Peppermint solution to solicitors’ practices all over England and Wales.

Darren has over 20 years experience within legal finance, working in many practice’s ranging from the small high street firm to larger corporate entities.  In that time, Darren has been subject to many external audits including SRA, VAT and PAYE.

As well as presenting the VAT seminar for both the ILFM and various local Law Societies, Darren also chairs the Executive Council of the ILFM.

Darren has successfully battled against HMRC and defended two member firms of the ILFM that had received large assessments as a result of VAT inspections.  Both assessments were retracted and overturned, saving both firms thousands of pounds.