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Acquisition Expands Ryan & Company's Credits and Incentives Practice

Press Release Jun 26, 2006

Dallas, Texas - Ryan & Company, America's largest independent state & local tax consulting firm, today announced the acquisition of the Incentive Products Group from Austin-based Capital Certified Development Corporation.

“The acquisition allows Ryan & Company the opportunity to expand and optimize its full-service solutions to clients seeking assistance in the credits and incentives area,” said G. Brint Ryan, Managing Principal of Ryan & Company. “Many companies are recognizing the tremendous opportunities that incentive and tax credit programs offer to business owners,” said Ryan. “There is a mind-boggling array of state & local tax incentives, and it takes expertise to maximize the benefits. We are now able to offer businesses one-stop shopping and expertise to take advantage of these programs.”

The Incentive Products Group will be incorporated into Ryan & Company’s existing Credits and Incentives Practice in Austin, Texas and will provide Ryan & Company clients with a broad range of economic development expertise. The group works hand-in-hand with state & local economic development professionals to assist in the efficient usage of an array of incentive financing tools.

“Our Credits and Incentives Practice provides a comprehensive approach, including identification, negotiation, realization, and annual compliance at the state & local levels,” said Pam Salinas, Senior Manager. “The acquisition allows Ryan & Company to expand its tool chest of credits and incentives expertise to a wide variety of companies.”

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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