Ryan Dudley

Ryan Dudley

CPA, CA, CTA, MIT, Partner, International Tax Practice

One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, Floor 21
New York, NY 10006
p 212.842.7095
f  212.842.7054

Ryan Dudley, partner and co-practice leader of the firm's International Tax group, specializes in developing cross border commercial structures and financing strategies to optimize international operations and transactions. With over 25 years of public accounting and investment advisory experience, Ryan's clients have ranged from Fortune 50 multi-national corporations, to private equity and hedge funds, through to small businesses and start-ups. He has advised clients in industries as diverse as banking and finance, technology, real estate, infrastructure, manufacturing and pharmaceuticals.


Ryan is a regular speaker at conferences and on-line seminars. He has been published in a number of publications, including Tax Advisor, Tax Stringer, Accounting and Financial Planning for Law Firms, and various Friedman LLP and DFK International booklets and newsletters. He is frequently interviewed by the press for explanations and opinions about recent tax law and tax policy developments. Ryan is also a contributing member of the rapid response group within the NYSSCPA, which is responsible for written comments to Treasury, the Internal Revenue Service and policy makers about the NYSSCPA's tax policy and administration concerns.

His expertise includes:

  • Advising on the U.S. tax implications of inbound and outbound transactions
  • Planning for inbound and outbound acquisitions, dispositions and reorganizations
  • Developing offshore holding, financing and operating structures
  • Structuring corporate and partnership arrangements
  • Managing intellectual property used in international businesses
  • Creating financial instruments and structures
  • Tax treaty analysis
  • Coordinating offshore advisors and experts in delivering advice in relation to relevant multijurisdictional investments and transactions
  • Dealing with various compliance and filing obligations
  • A solid understanding of numerous significant tax regimes around the world, including income tax, estate tax and VAT/GST regimes
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member ("CPA")
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, Member of the International Tax Committee, and Contributing Member of the Rapid Response Group
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia, Associate Member ("CA")
  • Taxation Institute of Australia, Chartered Tax Adviser ("CTA")
  • Chairman of the DFK International International Tax Committee