Monthly Archives: August 2019

SC News and Tax Roundup: SC Housing Report Estimates Economic Impact of Unaffordable Housing is $8.4B

By |2019-08-28T18:00:34-04:00August 28th, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, News Roundup|

S.C. Housing Report Estimates Economic Impact of State’s Unaffordable Housing is $8.4B The newly released South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority report contains a calculation of the [...]

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SCACPA Members Talk About the Value of Volunteering During October Month of Service

By |2019-08-28T11:20:44-04:00August 28th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Connect, Membership, Why CPA|

We’re getting close to SCACPA’s annual October Month of Service. The Association is proud to offer ways to connect with your peers to make a difference in your community. If [...]

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Why SCACPA Social Media is Important for You to Get the Most out of Membership

By |2019-08-28T11:12:39-04:00August 27th, 2019|Advocate, Communicate, Connect, Educate, Featured, Grow, Membership, Public Relations, Technology|

You can rely on SCACPA’s social media feeds to find the quick, real-time updates about what’s going on with the Association, along with South Carolina news you can use. [...]

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Here’s Why You Need Six Hours of Ethics Classes This November 

By |2019-08-27T12:35:27-04:00August 23rd, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Membership, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

SCACPA is presenting a day of six total hours of ethics training on Tuesday, Nov. 26.  With “Tax Practice Ethics,” you’ll avoid the headache of big mistakes discovered in IRS audits. That will [...]

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SC News and Tax Update: USC Economist Von Nessen Sees ‘Decaffeinated Economy’ Ahead

By |2019-08-21T14:36:16-04:00August 21st, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, News Roundup, News Roundup|

USC Economist Von Nessen Sees Slower Growth, ‘Decaffeinated Economy’ Ahead A strong labor market is one of the main indicators that South Carolina market conditions are remaining stable for [...]

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Hello? SC DOR Writes Public Draft About Charges on Your Phone Bill

By |2019-08-20T17:02:15-04:00August 20th, 2019|Advocate, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Technology|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has released a ruling that addresses the applicability of the sales and use tax to the Dual Party Relay Charge and the 911 Service [...]

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Scott and Company Ranked No. 1 in South Carolina’s Best Places to Work 2019

By |2019-08-20T14:25:15-04:00August 20th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Membership, Public Relations, Why CPA|

Scott and Company LLC, one of South Carolina’s leading accounting, tax and consulting firms, has been ranked No. 1 in South Carolina’s Best Places to Work 2019 competition in [...]

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Meet the CPE Committee of 16, Creating ‘Just in Time’ Education by CPAs, for CPAs

By |2019-08-20T10:22:43-04:00August 19th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Legislative/Advocacy, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The CPE Committee of 16 is essential in ensuring that SCACPA provides the continuing education that members want. The team is responsible for defining, documenting and identifying sessions and [...]

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DOR Releases Public Draft of Revenue Ruling Concerning Purchases on New Government Credit Cards

By |2019-08-18T20:34:09-04:00August 14th, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has submitted a Public Draft for comment, “Sales to Government Employees, Foreign Diplomats, and Other Similar Employees While on Official Business (Sales, Use [...]

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We Want You to Tell Your Story When You Visit the SCACPA Office

By |2019-08-14T15:40:22-04:00August 13th, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Grow, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations|

Every time you visit the SCACPA office in Cayce, we hope it results in a stimulating and productive day with colleagues. We also hope you can assist the Association [...]

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Week August 12-16

By |2019-08-12T12:15:38-04:00August 12th, 2019|Blogs, SCACPA Happenings|

Communications Check out the second quarter edition of the 2019 CPA Report here! 80% of existing members have renewed their commitment to SCACPA. We’re thrilled to continue to serve you under [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Path Continues for Repeal of Tax on Reserved Parking Benefit for Churches, Nonprofits

By |2019-08-07T15:32:24-04:00August 7th, 2019|News Roundup|

Path Continues for Repeal of Tax on Reserved Parking Benefit for Churches, Nonprofits A legislative package approved in June by the House Ways and Means Committee means that lawmakers [...]

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IRS Launches Tax Withholding Estimator to Replace Withholding Calculator for Paycheck Checkup

By |2019-08-06T14:09:38-04:00August 6th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls|

Coming in time to help anyone doing tax planning for the final few months of 2019, the IRS has launched the new Tax Withholding Estimator. It is an expanded, [...]

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Peter Margaritis Tells How CPAs Need to be Better Financial Storytellers

By |2019-08-02T08:03:08-04:00August 2nd, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations|

By Peter Margaritis, CPA, CSP We’ve all been in CPE with “that instructor.” You know, the one who drones on and on about revenue recognition this or code section [...]

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