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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: 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 add one or more employees, 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 [...]

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 [...]

Qualified opportunity zones: Opportunities for growth

July 10th, 2018|

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act includes a new section of the tax code that allows taxpayers to take advantage of a new investment vehicle called a qualified opportunity fund. This fund is organized [...]

Bonus depreciation: How TCJA changes can impact your business

July 9th, 2018|

You are probably aware that late last year, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) made substantial alterations to the tax laws, resulting in sweeping changes to individuals and businesses. Although not specifically addressing the [...]

The Supreme Court’s Decision on Wayfair Could Impact Your Business

June 29th, 2018|

What do you mean, the Supreme Court's decision on Wayfair could impact my business? I don't need furniture. On June 21, 2018, the United States Supreme Court issued its opinion in a case called South Dakota v. Wayfair, [...]

Healthcare: Mitigate Your Risk for Potential Opioid Fraud

June 29th, 2018|

The OIG recently announced that the 2018 National Health Care Fraud Takedown was the largest in history, focused on opioid diversion and abuse. Organizations which prescribe, dispense, or otherwise maintain investments in opioid or opioid containing [...]

Farewell to Three Retiring Directors

June 27th, 2018|

C.S. Lewis once said, "You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream." With that thought in mind, with mixed emotions we announce that three of our directors are retiring on June [...]

Team Member Spotlight: Jason Whitaker

June 23rd, 2018|

Focus Area: Technology Years with Dean Dorton: 1.08 Years in Accounting Industry: 22 Favorite thing about Dean Dorton: Everyone has been welcoming and friendly! Biggest firm accomplishment: I started an Aruba Networks sales and consulting practice within the firm's [...]

Lance Mann Selected for Louisville Business First’s Forty Under 40

June 14th, 2018|

We are proud to announce that Lance Mann, Director of Assurance Services, has been selected for Louisville Business First's 2018 Forty Under 40 awards program. Lance is one of 40 Louisville-area professionals selected from a [...]