Rachael Hylan, CPA, MPAc



Practice Experience

Rachael joined Caras & Shulman, PC in 2012, transitioning from a financial services tax group with PwC. Rachael provides compliance and advisory tax services to clients in a variety of industries. She specializes in closely-held businesses, multi-state corporate tax compliance, estate tax compliance and high net worth individuals. Rachael has an interest in expanding her involvement with non-profit organizations. She is currently serving as the chairwoman of the Women in Accounting Committee with the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA)
  • Burlington Chamber of Commerce, Firm Representative
  • Boston Estate Planning Council, Member
  • The W Source, Member



  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in Accounting,
    Bryant University
  • Masters of Professional Accountancy,
    Bryant University
  • Master of Science, Taxation,
    Bentley University McCallum Graduate School of Business


Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant