Automobile Dealerships

Driven to Win

The automobile dealership business is a race to the finish line, every day. We understand the unique challenges you face– after all, we’ve been working with dealerships for over 35 years.  Our automobile dealership team understands how dealerships truly work – and their in-depth knowledge means they can provide innovative insights in accounting, tax, and business consulting services that power your business results.

We’re a member of the Dealer CPA Network, a nationwide association of CPA firms providing specialized accounting, tax, and consulting services to automobile dealers, and Barnes Dennig professionals have served on the organization’s executive committee. We’re also members of the Dayton Area Automobile Dealers Association (DAADA).

How we help

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a large dealer or a small one, single or multi-franchise – we can help with:

    • Audits, reviews, and compilations
    • Tax planning
    • LIFO calculations and inventory review
    • Wealth management and estate planning
    • Tax-qualified retirement planning
    • Dealership compliance program monitoring
    • Cash flow of customer and factory receivable consulting
    • Internal control systems consulting
    • Streamlining documentation flow
  • Accounting policies and procedures manual preparation
  • New and used parts inventory controls
  • Factory audit assistance
  • Accounting personnel hiring and training assistance
  • Business valuation

Start your engines

Get started on a new path to success – contact us today.


What Our Clients Say

"Barnes Dennig delivers on quality work and great customer service – happy to have them as a partner."

– Kevin R., Finance Director

"We have used Barnes Dennig firm for at least 15 - 20 years and depend on them to be accurate and helpful when we need help.”

– Richard G., Chairman

"Everyone I’ve spoken to at Barnes Dennig has always been friendly and helpful, even for random issues and questions that we have had.  Everyone has been willing to help with not only any regular work that was scheduled but also for any extra topics where we have needed some professional accounting explanations.  Everyone has worked hard on getting the work done thoroughly and on meeting deadlines.”

– Barnes Dennig Client, 2021