Paul Farrington

Director

Paul joined NR Barton as a partner in 2018 after working with well respected firms across the region. Paul started his accountancy career in 2006 after graduating from Lancaster University with a first in Mathematics and qualifed as a Chartered Accountant in 2009. Paul acts for a varied portfolio of clients and specialises in audit where he looks after clients up to £60 million turnover. He also heads up the firms R&D tax services and has a passion for corporate finance.

Away from the office Paul is a keen weekend athlete and regularly takes part in triathlon and marathon events. He is also a season ticket holder at both Wigan Athletic and Wigan Warriors. Paul sits on the board at Inspiring Healthy Lifestyles, a not for profit organisation that encourages physical activity across the Wigan borough. Paul is married with a young family.

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Introducing Alfie James

Introducing Alfie James

Louise and Paul Farrington are delighted to introduce their son Alfie James to the world. Alfie arrived in the early hours of Saturday the 9th November weighing 7lb 13 oz. Proud Dad Paul is one of the partners here at NR Barton.

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Success celebrated as Wigan Business Community thrives

Success celebrated as Wigan Business Community thrives

Champagne corks popped on Friday night at the DW Stadium as the Wigan business community came together to celebrate the successes of the borough's leading businesses over the past twelve months. NR Barton were delighted to jointly sponsor the Young Entrepreneur of the...

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To VAT or not to VAT, that is the question

To VAT or not to VAT, that is the question

For smaller businesses and sole traders, VAT can be complicated issue. Knowing when is right, or required, to register can be difficult. When does a business need to register for VAT? A business must register for VAT when its taxable turnover exceeds the VAT...

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