Software Connect reviewed over 3,000 companies looking for accounting software. In their the 2018 buyer trends report, they found 37% are buying accounting software for the first time. Industry consolidation, the rise of telecommuting and government compliance are all driving factors.
Columbia-based South State Corp.’s first-quarter 2018 net income was $42.3 million, an increase of $39.9 million from the end-of-year $2.4 million, the company reported. A quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per share will be in store.
A bipartisan group of House Ways and Means Committee lawmakers have given the IRS a deadline of May 4 to answer questions related to the April 17 technical glitches that led to the one-day extension of the tax-filing deadline.