Peter Rayney

Technical Director at Peter Rayney Tax Consulting

Peter Rayney now practises as an independent tax consultant, advising owner-managed companies, accountants, lawyers and tax practitioners on various tax issues. He was previously with BDO for nearly 20 years and during the last five years he was BDO's National Tax Technical Partner.

Peter specialises in Corporate Tax and Corporate Finance Tax including company sales and acquisitions (including MBO's), reconstructions and all aspects of owner managed business taxation. He is always in demand as a tax lecturer and regularly contributes tax articles to the professional press.

Peter is also an author and editor of various books and journals including The Practical Corporate Tax Manual (CCH) and the very popular Tax Planning for Family and Owner Managed Companies (Bloomsbury Professional). He was also awarded the Chartered Institute of Taxation's Fellowship Thesis prize in 1994.

He recently won the prestigious Taxation 'Tax Writer of the Year' award for 2014 and his firm was also shortlisted in the category 'Tax Consultancy Firm Of The Year'. Peter chairs the ICAEW Tax Faculty's SME Business Tax Committee.