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: Erica Horn

Focus Area: Tax Years with Dean Dorton: 1 Years in Business Consulting: 30 Years in Tax: 15+ Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: The ability to assemble a team of extraordinary professionals to solve client problems. Biggest firm accomplishment: I have [...]

September 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|

How to build a compliant, secure business

What does a compliant, secure business look like? The reality is that a compliant, secure business is going to look different based on industry, size of business, type of regulatory environment the [...]

September 18th, 2018|Risk Management, Technology, Uncategorized|

Top Kentucky-based Accounting Firm Launches Wealth Management Practice

Introducing: Dean Dorton Wealth Management Responding to the needs of current and future clients, and with a strong desire to help our clients become more successful, we, a top Kentucky-based accounting firm, Dean [...]

September 13th, 2018|Uncategorized, Wealth & Estate|

Dean Dorton Technology Launches Full-Service Cybersecurity Services

As enterprise cybersecurity awareness continues to evolve, so do the layers of protection any business or nonprofit organization needs to have in order to protect themselves. From user awareness training to vendor management, Dean Dorton [...]

September 5th, 2018|Technology, Uncategorized|


Dean Dorton’s inaugural IGNITE Leadership Conference, held on July 19-20, 2018, encompassed a slew of interactive activities for 25 college students who joined together in Lexington, Kentucky for two packed days of hands-on accounting [...]

August 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Team Member Spotlight: Justin Hubbard

Focus Areas: Accounting and financial outsourcing; auditing Years with Dean Dorton: 12 Years in Accounting Industry: 14 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: The ability to constantly be learning. Working with great people is a solid perk as well. [...]

August 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dean Dorton Technology is a Sage Intacct President’s Club member!

Dean Dorton Technology is pleased to announce it has achieved membership in the 2018 Sage Intacct President’s Club! This coveted sales and customer satisfaction award is given annually by Sage Intacct to its top-performing [...]

August 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Sales Tax Q&A for Nonprofits

Kentucky charitable organizations have been hard hit by the Department of Revenue’s interpretation of Kentucky’s new sales tax law. To assist organizations in complying with the law, we have compiled a list of [...]

August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Kentucky sales tax changes: Your questions answered

Kentucky's new sales tax laws: FAQ If an organization holds a special fundraising event, is the entire ticket price subject to sales tax, even if a portion of the ticket price is considered a charitable [...]

Dean Dorton ranks among IPA Top 200 firms!

Once again, our firm has been ranked as a 2018 IPA Top 200 firm by INSIDE Public Accounting! Nearly 600 firms were analyzed through their responses to the IPA Survey and Analysis of Firms,  then ranked [...]

July 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|