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CPA Firms DMLO, Rodefer Moss of Indiana Announce Merger

Move will position DMLO as one of the largest CPA firms in the region

Louisville, KY (October 1, 2020) – Deming, Malone, Livesay & Ostroff — better known as DMLO — and Rodefer Moss of Southern Indiana (Rodefer) are merging, effective October 1, 2020.

The combination will create more opportunities for the merged firm on both sides of the Ohio River and will employ approximately 150 employees. Rodefer’s Managing Partner Doug York confirmed that no offices are closing, and no jobs are being eliminated. “In fact,” he said, “we are looking for additional talent that would like to be part of a fun, flexible environment, doing meaningful work that makes a difference for their communities.”

DMLO President Chris Ward noted, “The two firms have always been friendly competitors and share a passion for providing the highest quality service to their clients.” Ward continued “Our focus together is on being the best accounting firm in Kentuckiana in ways that truly matter. Our purpose and value — to clients and to our community — extends beyond reporting financial results or calculating tax liabilities, and we will live that out daily.”

The merged firm will retain the name of DMLO and have three office locations in Corydon, Louisville and New Albany.


DMLO CPAs is one of the area’s top independent accounting firms, providing a full range of tax, financial,  advisory and client accounting services to businesses, individuals, high net worth families, entrepreneurs, and not-for-profit organizations. The firm is known for its focus on More than the Numbers, active involvement in advancing the local entrepreneurial eco-system and the ‘good business’ movement and giving back to the community through #DMLOCares initiatives. Engage online at,,, and Twitter @dmlocpas.

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