Peter began his career in the Capital Taxes Office (now Inheritance Tax Office) of HM Revenue & Customs, where he worked for 18 years. He then joined Parmentier-Arthur, a company specialising in the valuation of shares in private companies, succession planning and Inheritance Tax Planning for high net worth individuals. After setting up a number of successful Inheritance Tax Planning teams in various accountancy firms, Peter is now Head of IHT Planning Matters Limited, his own consultancy firm dedicated to providing support to other professionals on Inheritance Tax Planning solutions for their high net worth clients. He has thus been advising high net worth clients and professional advisers on estate planning and trust taxation for nearly 30 years and presents seminars extensively around the country. A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Peter has sat on the CIOT’s Capital Taxes Technical Sub Committee and is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.