SCACPA Login

Monthly Archives: January 2019

Watch: A Guide to TCJA ‘Kiddie Tax Changes’ from SCACPA’s Lynn Nichols

By |2019-04-09T14:51:36-04:00January 31st, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

You can count on the South Carolina Association of CPAs to provide when-you-need-it guidance on significant developments in tax law. In today’s installment, Lynn Nichols, CPA, explains how the [...]

Watch: SCACPA’s Lynn Nichols Explains Latest 199A Instructions for Rental Income and Determining W-2 Wages

By |2019-04-09T14:51:59-04:00January 30th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs is proud to use the power of its outreach to provide members with when-you-need-it guidance on significant developments in tax law. With our [...]

SC News Roundup – Darla Moore: State’s Businesses Should Use Leverage to Demand Education Reform

By |2019-01-30T16:20:26-05:00January 30th, 2019|News Roundup|

Darla Moore: State’s Businesses Should Use Leverage to Demand Education Reform Darla Moore, one of South Carolina’s most prominent business leaders and philanthropists, called for urgent action on education [...]

SCACPA Now Accepting Nominations for 2019-20 Chapter Officer Positions

By |2019-04-09T14:52:37-04:00January 30th, 2019|Connect, Featured, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations|

Attention, SCACPA members: Now is the time to consider volunteering your time and skills as a Chapter Officer for our 2019-20 membership year. We are looking for committed, strategic [...]

Welcome to SCACPA’s Do’s and Don’ts of Tax Season Stress Relief

By |2019-01-30T09:12:16-05:00January 29th, 2019|Membership, Public Relations, Tax, Technology, Uncategorized|

No CPA is looking forward to the long hours and deadline pressure of Tax Season. The ability to recharge and refresh is at a premium. And while there are [...]

AICPA Letter to IRS, Treasury: Taxpayers Need More Relief for Underpayment Penalty

By |2019-01-29T14:50:02-05:00January 29th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax|

In the months since adjusted withholding tables were implemented by the IRS in the wake of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, it has become clear to individual taxpayers and [...]

Learn to Protect Your Files from Ransomware in SCACPA’s #TechTuesday

By |2019-04-09T14:53:01-04:00January 29th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Technology|

SCACPA’s #TechTuesday continues with another weekly video presentation hosted by our tech guru and CEO Chris Jenkins. Managing Windows security can be a pain, and Windows notifications can be [...]

Winter 2019 Student Bulletin: News Updates for Future CPAs

By |2019-04-09T14:53:20-04:00January 28th, 2019|Grow, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Uncategorized|

Happy New Year from your friends at the South Carolina Association of CPAs! As you start the new year keep in mind that while SCACPA’s main goals revolve around [...]

As Taxpayers, Practitioners Navigate Effects of Government Shutdown, AICPA Writes Letter to Treasury, IRS

By |2019-01-25T14:55:07-05:00January 25th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

As tax filing season approaches, the AICPA and South Carolina Association of CPAs are receiving questions about the impact of the recent government shutdown on the IRS. Continuing the profession’s [...]

View from the Dome: House Bill Advances to Eliminate Military Retirement Income from State Income Taxes

By |2019-01-25T12:19:44-05:00January 25th, 2019|Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

View from the Dome – Jan. 25, 2019 By Copper Dome Strategies, LLC Week three of the session saw numerous subcommittee and committee meetings in the House and Senate. Gov. [...]

House Tax Policy Review Committee Learns that Tax Reform is ‘Evolution, Not a Revolution’ from Palmetto Promise Institute

By |2019-02-07T15:10:25-05:00January 24th, 2019|Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax|

The SC House Tax Policy Review Committee heard a presentation from Dr. Rebecca Gunnlaugsson of the Palmetto Promise Institute on Thursday, Jan. 24. The presentation was an update of [...]

SC News Roundup: Legislators Urge Business Community to Influence Them on Tax Reform

By |2019-01-23T18:32:15-05:00January 23rd, 2019|News Roundup|

Legislators Urge Business Community to Influence Them on Tax Reform As a legislative session is underway where tax reform debate is in the spotlight, the S.C. Chamber of Commerce [...]

Join SCACPA for #TechTuesday Productivity Tips with CEO Chris Jenkins

By |2019-04-09T14:55:41-04:00January 22nd, 2019|Educate, Featured, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Technology|

SCACPA is proud to announce the launch of #TechTuesday, a weekly video presentation hosted by our tech guru and CEO Chris Jenkins. The series will cover Outlook tips and [...]

Treasury, IRS Announce Final Regulations on Qualified Business Income Deduction, Including Rental Real Estate Safe Harbor

By |2019-01-22T13:16:21-05:00January 22nd, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Regulatory, Tax|

The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service issued final regulations and three related pieces of guidance, implementing the new qualified business income deduction (section 199A deduction). The QBI [...]

View from the Dome: House’s Tax Review Members Agree Property Tax Revisions Must Help Ed Funding

By |2019-01-25T12:24:04-05:00January 18th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

View from the Dome – Jan. 18, 2019 By Copper Dome Strategies, LLC After the pomp and circumstance of the inaugural activities, the General Assembly got to work with [...]

A Guide to IRS Operations During the Appropriations Lapse

By |2019-01-16T15:27:26-05:00January 16th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

Source: IRS.gov Newsroom Due to the lapse in appropriations, most IRS operations are closed during the shutdown. An IRS-wide furlough began on Dec. 22 that affects many operations. The IRS [...]

SC News Roundup: McMaster’s Budget Blueprint Calls for Pay Raises for Teachers, $200M in Tax Rebates

By |2019-01-16T14:11:50-05:00January 16th, 2019|News Roundup|

McMaster’s Budget Blueprint Calls for Pay Raises for Teachers, $200M in Tax Rebates Among the priorities in Gov. Henry McMaster’s 2019-20 executive budget proposal are requests for a 5% [...]

Here’s How to Follow SCACPA’s Legislative Updates Throughout the 123rd SC General Assembly

By |2019-01-15T19:21:08-05:00January 15th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Public Relations|

As the 123rd South Carolina General Assembly is underway, you can rely on SCACPA for updates and analysis on the issues that affect South Carolina CPAs. The SCACPA Advocacy Team [...]