Principal and Practice Leader, Property Tax Complex
PRIVATE SECTOR EXPERIENCE
- Principal, Ryan, Scottsdale office
- Practice Leader, Complex Property Tax, Scottsdale office
- Specializes in providing multi-jurisdictional property tax services, including audit defense, appeals, valuation, compliance, and management.
- Experience in a variety of industries and properties, including heavy manufacturing, high technology, corporate campuses, shipping terminals, telecommunications, natural gas distribution, electric transmission and generation, chemical plants, and forest products.
- More than 27 years servicing client property tax needs.
- Vice President of Operations – West Region, national consulting firm
- Responsible for supervising all state and local tax consulting services for west region clients including property tax, sales and use tax, and state income and franchise tax.
- Managed audits, appeals, refund claims, compliance, and consulting projects.
- Provided litigation support for highly contested cases.
- Director of Property Taxes – West Region, national consulting firm
- Director of Property Taxes – East Region, national consulting firm
Mr. LoRusso speaks regularly on a variety of property tax topics for Ryan’s clients and professional organizations, including the following:
- Canadian Property Tax Association
- Council On State Taxation
- Tax Compliance, Inc. – Annual Users Conference
- Tax Executives Institute
BOARD & PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
- American Society of Appraisers
- Appraisal Institute – Associate Member
- Institute for Professionals in Taxation
- National Tax Association
EDUCATION & ACCREDITATION
- Economics, The Pennsylvania State University
- American Society of Appraisers – Machinery and Technical Specialties
- Certified Member of the Institute (CMI), Designation in Property Tax, Institute for Professionals in Taxation
- State Certified General Appraiser, various states