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March 8, 2018

When Busy Season Includes a Bundle of Joy

Several CPAs shared their stories with AICPA about how new moms and dads can juggle their schedules when the birth of a child coincided with Busy Season. Here are suggestions on how to nurture the double challenges of balancing the needs of a...
March 6, 2018

The Art of Creating a Data Dashboard

Kopis News
By SCACPA Partner, KOPIS USA There are many ways to visualize data. Reports help us dive into the details of a dataset. Some visualizations help us explore data relationships. The ruler of here and now is the dashboard. A dashboard represents a...
March 6, 2018

‘Empower the Change Within’: NABA Offers $50 Registration Discount to SCACPA Members for Summer Convention

The National Association of Black Accountants Inc. will host its annual national convention this June in Orlando, Florida, and SCACPA members who are not currently NABA members can save $50 when registering. “iVolutIon! Empower the Change...
March 6, 2018

South Carolina’s 2017 unemployment rate was 4.3%

South Carolina’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell in 2017 to an average of 4.3% compared to a rate of 5% in 2016, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ re-estimated unemployment data. The state was home to more than 2.22...
March 2, 2018

IRS’s Updated Withholding Calculator is Vital for ‘Paycheck Checkup’

The IRS updated its Withholding Calculator and released a new version of Form W-4 to help taxpayers make sure they have the right amount of tax taken out of their paychecks. “Withholding issues can be complicated, and the calculator is...
March 2, 2018

Legislative Update: Sales Tax Overhaul is Out; State Income Tax Reform is on the Move; Conformity Options Sought; View From the Dome

The House of Representatives Tax Policy Review Committee is putting to rest (for now) its recent proposal to reduce the statewide sales tax rate from 6% but which would require adding a 3% tax on professional services. While it stands a chance to be...