Success beyond the finish line starts with a trusted partnership
With offices in Kentucky, known for its world-class horse farms, racing, and sales, Dean Dorton’s equine industry team has provided accounting, tax, and business consulting services to the horse industry for more than 40 years. Our clients cover a broad spectrum of organizations involved in the Thoroughbred and sporthorse industries:
Not all of our clients are based in Kentucky; horse industry clients from across the United States and internationally also gain comfort from having our industry specialists work with them. As a firm, we endeavor to know the business of horses, not just accounting and tax rules relating to the industry.
Equine Industry Services
The unique attributes of the equine industry demand accounting and business consulting services with the particular depth of experience and expertise that Dean Dorton delivers. When equine industry participants enlist Dean Dorton to provide tax and consulting services, they can be confident they are engaging a firm with in-depth industry experience and know-how. We are interested in our clients’ business, know the industry, and can provide a wide range of valuable services designed to both optimize savings opportunities and avoid unanticipated problems.
Equine Financial, Tax, & Operational Update
This full day of training, held in the fall of each year, includes experts from the equine industry covering the latest business, accounting, and tax updates impacting the industry. Some examples of topics covered in this training may include sales and use tax considerations, tax breaks affecting the horse industry, budget best practices, accounting considerations for racing partnerships, succession planning for farm and horse owners, and charitable giving income tax basics.
Next annual seminar: Thursday, October 27, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Castle & Key Distillery
Surveys and Publications
Dean Dorton’s equine industry team produces surveys and publications each year.
Send us your name, email, and phone, and a Dean Dorton representative will contact you.