About Premier Tax & Accounting
Premier Tax and Accounting has been providing quality tax preparation services for the Lexington and Louisville areas. We offer everything from tax preparation and business start-up to business payroll and bookkeeping services. Our highly trained professionals have diversified experience and work with you on a one-on-one basis to meet your business and personal needs. We are open year-round to provide superior service. Contact us in Lexington, for tax preparation, business start-ups, and business payroll services.
About Our Staff
Andrew Jernigan’s background in tax preparation, business start-up and operations is extensive and distinguished. Over the past eight years, Andrew has owned, operated, and managed over 15 retail tax preparation locations specializing in personal income tax preparation; filing thousands of personal tax returns every year. In addition to providing expertise to individuals, Andrew has been relied on as an expert advisor by businesses for startup and accounting needs throughout the Commonwealth. Andrew received his formal education through Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Brian Kilpatrick’s background in finance, tax preparation, and business management all come from his formal studies at the University of Letourneau. For the last 5 years, Brian has helped manage both the Lexington and Louisville Premier Tax locations. Brian has continued to further his duties with the company, which has allowed him the opportunity to oversee our Louisville location. Along with tax preparation, Brian is growing his customer base for payroll and bookkeeping responsibilities. For any tax related or bookkeeping questions please email directly at [email protected]
Shelbi Denham received a Bachelor’s degree from University of Kentucky. She is the daughter of Brian Denham and has worked with her Father for 9 years in accounting and tax preparation. She has decided to take over her father, Brian’s, business since his death in September. Shelbi is a very organized and determined individual who looks forward to serving and maintaining her Father’s customers.
Jon Pellegrino received his Bachelor’s Degree from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY and furthered his education at Keller Graduate School of Management in Cincinnati, Ohio completing his Masters of Business Administration specializing in Accounting and Project Management. Jon has over 10 years’ experience in business start-ups, accounting, and financial advising. Throughout his career he has helped many small businesses successfully plan, develop and execute their business ideas into profit generating companies.
Brian has over 20 years of experience in tax preparation and accounting experience. Brian is a 1989 graduate of the University of KY with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. He specializes in small business accounting, payroll, and financial statement generation. He offers consulting services and tax services for both businesses and individuals.
Brian and his wife, Cheryl, have four children (Shelbi, Brice, Brooks, and Brady). Brian has served as a director for the Kentucky Chapter of National Association of Tax Professionals. He is also a past director of the Clark County Chapter of the UK Alumni Club.