Raffi Tenenbaum
Raffi Tenenbaum

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (with distinction), University of Southern Queensland
  • Master of Taxation Law, University of New South Wales
  • Chartered Tax Advisor, The Tax Institute
  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand
  • Fellow, CPA Australia
  • Registered Tax Agent 

Experience

Raffi has over 20 years experience in the tax profession across big-4 accounting firms, mid-tier accounting firms and the Australian Taxation Office.

He specialises in advising Australian and foreign businesses on taxation issues impacting their structures and business operations, including international structures and cross-border dealings. His clients include privately-owned business groups of various sizes, private equity-owned business groups and multinationals with Australian subsidiaries and operations.

Raffi’s extensive experience covers the following areas:

  • Tax-effective business structuring and restructuring 
  • Advising Australian business clients on expanding technology, manufacturing, services and distribution operations offshore using tax-effective structures
  • Advising foreign business clients on setting-up Australian operations and Australian regional headquarters using tax-effective structures
  • Advising business clients on buying/selling business transactions in a tax-effective manner
  • Assisting clients to implement transactions, including working with legal, banking, private equity and liquidation specialists
  • Transaction and tax due diligence support, both sell-side and buy-side to maximise tax outcomes
  • ATO audit and dispute support

In addition, he is a senior presenter for CPA Australia, The Tax Institute, the Television Education Network and Legalwise and has presented multiple sessions and papers on contemporary taxation issues.

Directors

Alex Hardy
Alex Hardy
Associate Director of Corporate Assurance
Andrew Hibbert
Andrew Hibbert
Associate Director, Self Managed Superannuation and Offshoring
Brendan Campbell
Brendan Campbell
Director of Business Services and Taxation
Colin Samuel
Colin Samuel
Director of Business Services and Taxation
Gerhard Jordaan
Gerhard Jordaan
Associate Director, Business Services and Taxation
Hamish Landreth
Hamish Landreth
Associate Director and Financial Adviser