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Ryan & Company Continues Growth of Unclaimed Property Practice with Addition of Raquel M. Branson

Press Release Apr 06, 2005

Dallas, Texas - Ryan & Company, America's largest independent state and local tax consulting firm, today announced that Raquel M. Branson has joined the firm as a Manager in its New York City office. Branson specializes in the unclaimed property area.

Branson will serve as the lead New York City office resource in Ryan & Company's Unclaimed Property Practice. Branson provides unclaimed property expertise to high profile clients in multiple industries and works closely with senior-level account executives.

"I am pleased to work at a firm where commitment to client service is unsurpassed," says Branson. "I am looking forward to bringing Ryan & Company's expertise to companies in New York and throughout the country," continued Branson.

Formerly part of the unclaimed property practice of a major national accounting firm, Branson brings to the firm six years of consulting experience coupled with nine years of law firm experience. Her previous leadership and client serving roles included Unclaimed Property Mid-Atlantic Area Leader, State and Local Tax Service Line Leader, and Metro-New York Area Accounts Payable Review Service Line Leader.

About Ryan

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,800 professionals and associates serves over 30,000 clients in more than 80 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


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