DALLAS, Oct. 22 /CNW/ -- Ryan, the leading tax services firm in North
America, with the largest transaction tax practice in the United States and
Canada, today announced that it has fully integrated the Canadian operations
of Ontario-based Robert Brakel & Associates and will now be operating under a
single company name and brand.
Ryan will maintain its detailed local knowledge with the existing
management team, consulting and client support staff that made Robert Brakel &
Associates the leading Canadian sales tax consulting firm for more than three
decades. The combined strength of the new integrated Firm provides a single
source for both Canadian and U.S. tax solutions that is unmatched in the
industry. Canadian clients will also benefit from a multitude of additional
tax practices and technology solutions that the combined Firm will provide in
one integrated offering.
"We've decided to integrate our separate identities and operate under a
single name -- Ryan -- to more clearly represent the fact that we now provide
the Canadian market a single source solution for Canadian and U.S. tax
consulting and advisory services," said G. Brint Ryan, Managing Principal of
"The Firm will maintain all of the best practices and superior client
service delivery that made Robert Brakel & Associates Canada's tax consulting
leader, while adding new innovations in review processes, service delivery,
audit methodologies, software, data analysis, and client reporting needs and
requirements," added Garry Round, Managing Principal, Canada.
The integration of Robert Brakel & Associates continues Ryan's steady and
consistent growth over the past 16 years, further establishing the Firm's
North American industry leadership position.
Ryan is the leading tax services firm in North America, with the largest
transaction tax practice in the United States and Canada. Since 1974, the
Firm's Canadian practice, located in Toronto, Ontario, has performed work for
more than 5,500 organizations on a variety of tax matters, both provincially
and nationally. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides a
comprehensive range of state, local, federal, and international tax advisory
and consulting services on a multi-jurisdictional basis, including audit
defense, tax recovery, credits and incentives, tax process improvement and
automation, tax appeals, and strategic planning. With a multi-disciplinary
team of more than 725 professionals and associates, Ryan serves many of the
world's most prominent Fortune 1000 companies.
For further information:
For further information: G. Brint Ryan, Managing Principal of Ryan,