Ryan Forms Strategic Alliance with Capin, Ibanez & Asociados to Support Continued Expansion of International Tax Practice in Latin America

Jun 24, 2013, 15:32 ET from Ryan

DALLAS, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan, a leading global tax services firm with the largest indirect tax practice in North America, today announced a strategic alliance with Mexican law firm Capin, Ibanez & Asociados. For more than 30 years, Capin, Ibanez & Asociados has acted as a legal and tax advisor for Mexican and international companies across nearly every industry segment. The firm specializes in several areas of litigation, including tax, labor, corporate, civil, commercial, telecommunications, and intellectual property.

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"As a leading law firm in Mexico, Capin, Ibanez & Asociados has litigated groundbreaking cases before the Mexican Tax Court and the Mexican Supreme Court," said Todd E. Behrend, Ryan's International Tax Practice Leader. "Their leadership in Mexican tax law will provide our multinational clients unprecedented expertise and results."

"Ryan is thrilled to form an alliance with a premier partner like Capin, Ibanez & Asociados," said Brendan F. Moore, Ryan Executive Vice President and Vice Chairman of Global Corporate Development. "Ryan clients with a presence in the growing Latin American tax market are already realizing the benefits of our strategic relationships with many of the region's most respected firms."

"We are proud to reinforce our international tax services with the expertise and best-in-class solutions of Capin, Ibanez & Asociados," said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. "The firm is an exceptional strategic partner that will strengthen our international capabilities and support our expansion into Mexico."

About Capin, Ibanez & Asociados

Capin, Ibanez & Asociados, S.C. is a Mexican law firm with more than 30 years of professional experience. The firm assists individuals and entities both nationally and internationally, helping them become world-class competitive corporations in a variety of markets. Capin, Ibanez & Asociados is a member of the Mexican Bar Association, the Employers Confederation of the Mexican Republic (COPARMEX), and the International Fiscal Association. In addition to its headquarters in Mexico, the firm has offices located in Paris, France, as well as several branch offices in different states of the Mexican Republic. More information about Capin, Ibanez & Asociados can be found at http://www.ci-lex.com/pagina.ingles.html

About Ryan

Ryan is an award-winning global tax services firm, with the largest indirect tax practice in North America and the seventh largest corporate tax practice in the United States. 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, tax compliance, and strategic planning. Ryan is a three-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 multi-disciplinary team of more than 1,600 professionals and associates serves over 9,000 clients in 40 countries, including many of the world's most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at www.ryan.com.


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