About Us

Professional Profile

Peter Rayney practices as an independent tax consultant. His main specialisms are corporate tax, company reorganisations, corporate finance tax (including company sales and acquisitions) and all aspects of owner managed business taxation.

Peter worked at BDO LLP for nearly 20 years, acting most recently as their National Tax Technical Partner.

He is a widely-recognised tax author and lecturer and regularly contributes to the professional press. He won Taxation's 'Tax Writer of the Year' award in 2002 and 2014 and was shortlisted for the award in 2008, 2009, and 2011. Also, in 1994, Peter won the Chartered Institute of Taxation Fellowship Thesis prize for his thesis on "Selling companies for a deferred consideration (with particular reference to earn-outs)". The firm was also short-listed in the 'Tax Consultancy Firm Of The Year' at the 2014 Taxation Awards.

Peter currently chairs the ICAEW Tax Faculty's Technical Committee. The Chartered Institute of Taxation has recently appointed him as a member of its council.

Personal Profile

Where did you grow up?
Walthamstow and Manor Park, London

What was your first job?
Relief check-out and bread boy at Sainsburys - Hoe Street, Walthamstow

Who would be your ideal dinner guests?
Terry Wogan, Jose Feliciano, Kate Rusby, Paddy Maloney (of The Chieftains), Geoff Hurst and Bobby Charlton
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Where is your ultimate holiday destination?
Iceland.
What would you rather be doing now?
I love tax but if this was not possible, playing in a successful folk band or managing West Ham Utd!
What do you do in your spare time?
Relax with my partner, Patricia Caputo and see (and dine with!) my two children, Nick and Ann-Marie! Patricia and I go to loads of music and pop concerts and events.

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Company Details

Peter Rayney Tax Consulting Limited
Company Reg. No. 06976431
Business Address:
91 Eighth Avenue, Sundon Park, Luton,
Bedfordshire LU3 3DP
E-mail: patricia@prtaxconsulting.co.uk
Tel: 01582 503223
Fax: 0871 528 4605