Daugherty & Company, PLLC


Technology Based Companies and Start-Ups

The Knoxville area is home to the technology corridor; our firm has worked with several start-ups that have developed in the Oak Ridge area. From inception, Daugherty & Company has provided support to technology based businesses, including development of operating budgets complete accounting and tax preparation services and other management consultation.

Government Contractors

We have served the Oak Ridge area for over twenty years in all areas of accounting, tax, indirect and direct cost management, project management and budget preparation. Our team has extensive experience working with DCAA on pre-contract award audits and incurred cost audits and proposals. We have provided support to the largest scientific instruments company in the world in the area of indirect rate formulation and project cost formulation.


Restaurant owners face many areas of concern related to their business, including employee turnover, increasing food and non-food related operating costs, effects of congressional legislation on their bottom line and state and local tax laws. We have helped clients successfully challenge Sales Tax Audit findings, saving our clients several thousand dollars. Services offered by our firm can help reduce the stress of managing a restaurant in today’s highly-regulated environment.


Our firm has extensive knowledge in preparing financial statements for businesses in the construction industry, including contractor license renewals. We understand the complexities of project management and record keeping related to managing commercial and residential construction projects.

Not-For-Profit Organizations

Members of our firm have a great many years of experience working with and serving on the boards of not-for-profit organizations, including churches, and providing assistance in the areas of financial management, financial statement and budget preparation and other support roles. We are happy to prepare a proposal to help your organization improve operations in the area of fiscal management.

Professional Service Organizations

Our experience includes monthly accounting support to doctors, engineers and other professional service organizations, including providing full accounting and payroll services.

Family Owned Businesses

We are well acquainted with the difficulties in operating a family owned business, regardless of industry and offer our experience in succession planning and other family related transitions.