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Stay up to date with latest accounting, tax, and consulting news! Dean Dorton's experts let you know the latest industry and emerging accounting and tax information and most importantly how it will affect you and your business.

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Team Member Spotlight: Gina Whitis

October 15th, 2018|

Focus Area: Accounting and Financial Outsourcing Years with Dean Dorton: 4 Years in the Accounting Industry: 21 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: My favorite thing about Dean Dorton is my team. I love the people with whom I work [...]

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act alert

October 3rd, 2018|

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act alert: Today, the IRS  has issued Notice 2018-76 providing guidance on the business expense deduction for meals and entertainment.  For more information, contact your Dean Dorton advisor or Melissa [...]

Team Member Spotlight: Erica Horn

September 24th, 2018|

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 [...]

How to build a compliant, secure business

September 18th, 2018|

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 [...]

Top Kentucky-based Accounting Firm Launches Wealth Management Practice

September 13th, 2018|

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 [...]

Dean Dorton Technology Launches Full-Service Cybersecurity Services

September 5th, 2018|

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 [...]


August 28th, 2018|

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 [...]

Team Member Spotlight: Justin Hubbard

August 21st, 2018|

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. [...]

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

August 20th, 2018|

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 [...]

Sales Tax Q&A for Nonprofits

August 13th, 2018|

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 [...]

Kentucky sales tax changes: Your questions answered

July 27th, 2018|

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!

July 27th, 2018|

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 [...]

What is all the fuss about? Changes to Kentucky’s sales tax code

July 26th, 2018|

As we reflect on the recent Kentucky sales tax changes, we do not see significant impacts targeted at the energy-related industries. However, the sales tax points raised below should help all companies, including those in [...]

2018 Kentucky Small Business Tax Credits

July 23rd, 2018|

Kentucky small businesses that added employee, equipment,or technology in the past 24 months may qualify for a tax credit of up to $25,000 on their 2018 tax return through the Kentucky Small Business [...]

Environmental Changes Impacting the Restaurant and Convenience Store Industries

July 12th, 2018|

For the professionals and companies in the restaurant and convenience store industries, how are you adapting to the changing environmental landscape? A lot is at stake with these new developments; Losing customers to [...]