How Many Employees Does Your Business Have for Affordable Care Act Purposes?

It seems like a simple question: How many full-time workers does your business employ? But, when it comes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the answer can be complicated. The number of workers you employ [...]

The Red Flag Report

In today's regulatory environment, companies must be proactive in addressing environmental and safety concerns. A third-party hotline encourages disclosure of critical issues and protects both the company and its employees. Voluntary Protection Program Act OSHA's [...]

Final Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Overtime Regulations Released

Today the Department of Labor (DOL) finally released  their much-anticipated overtime rule. This new regulation has been put in place to transform mid-level, salaried FLSA-exempt positions into hourly, non-exempt, overtime-eligible positions. Listed below are the key [...]

Team Member Spotlight: Bill Kohm

Industry Team: Energy & Natural Resources Years with Dean Dorton: 13 Years in the Industry: 20 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: Building engagement teams around great clients like Booth Energy and creating tremendous memories. We [...]

May 18th, 2016|Energy & Natural Resources, Uncategorized|

Amelia Sebastian is Part of Ignite Louisville Class of Fall 2016

Amelia Sebastian, Manager of Tax Services, is one of 35 emerging leaders part of the award-winning Ignite Louisville program. Offered twice a year, the program prepares professionals in the Louisville community for expanded opportunities in career [...]

May 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Dean Dorton Foundation Project Has Come to Fruition

Bill Kohm, Director of Assurance Services, represents one of our many team members who actively give back to the community. A Leadership Lexington project that began almost three years ago has come to fruition, in [...]

April 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Dean Dorton Named 10th Best Place to Work in Kentucky

Last night the annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky awards ceremony was held at the Lexington Convention Center, where the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management (KYSHRM) announced [...]

April 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Why It’s Time to Start Tax Planning for 2016

Now that the April 18 income tax filing deadline has passed, it may be tempting to set aside any thought of taxes until year end is approaching. But don’t succumb. For maximum tax savings, now [...]

What 2015 Tax Records Can You Toss Once You’ve Filed Your Return?

The short answer is: none. You need to hold on to all of your 2015 tax records for now. But this is a great time to take a look at your records for previous tax [...]

Paula Hanson Named Winner of Martha Layne Collins Leadership Award

We are excited to announce that Paula Hanson, Director of Tax Services, is a 2016 winner of the Martha Layne Collins Leadership Award. She will receive her award at Women Leading Kentucky's 17th annual Women's [...]

April 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|