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John Healy Joins Ryan as Principal in Tax Account Analysis Practice

Press Release Feb 14, 2024

John Healy Joins Ryan as Principal in Tax Account Analysis Practice

DALLAS (Feb. 14, 2024)Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, recently announced that John Healy has joined the Firm as Principal in the Tax Account Analysis practice. He will be based in Ryan’s Minneapolis, Minnesota office.

“We are thrilled to welcome John to our ever-growing, highly strategic Tax Account Analysis team,” said Damon Chronis, Ryan President of U.S. Operations. “His success in managing and motivating teams to tackle federal and state tax controversy and account matters successfully is a clear sign of the leadership he’ll bring to this practice.”

With more than 15 years of experience managing tax controversy and tax account matters, John is a former tax attorney who has in-depth knowledge of Internal Revenue Service and Minnesota Department of Revenue procedures. Before joining Ryan, he held the position of Senior Manager, National Tax Department at Ernst & Young. His previous public and private sector experience includes serving as Assistant Director of Appeals and Legal Services at the Minnesota Department of Revenue and as Senior Manager, Tax Controversy Services at KPMG. John also served as a Special Trial Attorney with the Internal Revenue Service, litigating the agency’s highest profile tax cases. 

“I am honored to join Ryan and work with clients to help solve their toughest tax issues,” said John. “I look forward to working, learning, and growing alongside this team of industry-leading professionals at Ryan.”

John holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Minnesota Law School and a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from St. John’s University. He is an Adjunct Professor of Law (Tax) at the University of St. Thomas Law School.

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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