About deandorton

Dean Dorton is a leading Kentucky-based regional accounting firm with a storied history of serving the needs of the surrounding community. We blend innovative business thinking, attentive personal service and an unyielding commitment to accuracy, quality and timeliness providing world-class expertise to our clients.

Team Member Spotlight: January Taylor

Industry: Healthcare Years with Dean Dorton: 15 Years in the industry: 20 Biggest firm accomplishment: After successfully founding a medical billing company that merged with Dean Dorton, I feel like I have made a smooth and successful transition into my [...]

February 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Kentucky tax changes impacting manufacturers

With the 2018 changes to Kentucky’s tax code, there are a few particularly noteworthy for manufacturers: (1) for income tax: conformity with the federal tax changes, and adoption of single sales factor apportionment [...]

January 17th, 2019|Manufacturing & Distribution|

Team Member Spotlight: Allison Carter

Focus Area: Nonprofit Tax Years with Dean Dorton: 11 Years in the Accounting Industry: 11 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: The opportunities that the firm creates and our commitment to quality work. Biggest firm accomplishment: Developing our nonprofit tax [...]

January 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Cost Segregation study, valuable tax savings imbedded in buildings

If you own real estate and pay federal income taxes, you can benefit from the results of a cost segregation study. A cost segregation study is an analysis performed by trained professionals to identify property [...]

December 19th, 2018|Real Estate, Tax, Uncategorized|

Massey Consulting Merges with Top Southeast Accounting Firm, Dean Dorton

Dean Dorton is expanding our presence outside the borders of Kentucky by merging in Massey Consulting, a full-service consulting firm specializing in accounting software products and services, in Raleigh, North Carolina. Massey Consulting’s team [...]

December 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

2019 Manufacturing Risks and Opportunities

Here are the key risks and opportunities for 2019: Attracting and Retaining a Quality Workforce Productivity challenges exist when a manufacturer can’t retain a consistent workforce. Manufacturing companies today have a hard time [...]

December 11th, 2018|Manufacturing & Distribution|

Team Member Spotlight: Porter Roberts

Focus Areas: Tax and Healthcare Consulting Years with Dean Dorton: 36 Years in the Accounting Industry: 36 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: All of the great people and the services to clients at the highest level. Biggest firm accomplishment: I [...]

December 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Are you underreporting your Medicare bad debts?

Medicare reimburses providers for 65% of bad debts related to Medicare patients’ copays and deductibles, incentivizing providers to capture all allowable bad debts and report them on their Medicare bad debt logs. But still today, [...]

December 9th, 2018|Healthcare|

Team Member Spotlight: Kevin Cornwell

Focus Area: Technology Consulting / IT Audit and Compliance Years with Dean Dorton: 21 Years in the Accounting Industry: 27 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: Dean Dorton has provided me with more opportunities than I could have possibly expected. [...]

November 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

20 People to Know Accounting: Missy DeArk

See original article in Louisville Business First Missy DeArk, Dean Dorton's Dean Dorton’s Associate Director of Litigation Support and Valuation Services Business Consulting Group, was recently listed among the 20 professionals who earned a [...]

October 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|