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January 2, 2018

South Carolina's Unemployment Rate 4% in November

South Carolina's unemployment rate inched up slightly last month to 4%. The Department of Employment and Workforce said in a news release Dec. 22 that the rate was up 0.1 percentage point from October's rate of 3.9%. The national unemployment rate...
December 20, 2017

Do you have your 2018 Preparer Tax Identification Number?

For anyone planning to prepare federal tax returns in 2018, here is your reminder that the IRS requires you to have a valid Preparer Tax Identification Number. Whether you’re registering for a PTIN for the first time or renewing your 2017...
December 18, 2017

'Smart City' Technology Campus Planned at SCTAC

The South Carolina Technology & Aviation Center plans to build a smart city technology campus near Donaldson Field in The project could potentially bring together more than 100 new technology companies at the campus, which will focus on designing...
December 17, 2017

Businesses Eligible for $100 Million Potential Tax Saving

Businesses in South Carolina were eligible for more than $100 million in potential tax savings so far this year through the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program, the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce announced. This year, businesses...
December 16, 2017

Practice Continuation Agreements: A Practice Survival Guide

Your clients rely on your practice because of your ability to provide dependable, timely service. Yet in the case you encounter a sudden disability – or death – do you have a plan in place for your practice to quickly and efficiently...
December 15, 2017

SC Board of Accountancy Offer Deadline Extension for Those Whose CPE Carryover Hours Were Incorrectly Reported

The South Carolina Board of Accountancy will grant a reporting completion deadline extension of March 1, 2018, for individuals adversly impacted by CPE carryover hours being incorrectly reported on license renewal notices that were mailed in...