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Take the RAP Index Survey to Strengthen SCACPA Advocacy and Our Connections to Legislators

By |2019-11-20T12:30:55-05:00October 29th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology, Why CPA|

Earlier in 2019, SCACPA launched an important survey to help us grow our advocacy programs and advance our positions on the issues that impact South Carolina CPAs. Members from [...]

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Help SCACPA Welcome New CPAs to the Profession at Wednesday Night Oath Ceremony Before Fall Fest

By |2019-10-28T14:22:38-04:00October 28th, 2019|Blogs, Featured, Membership, Public Relations, Why CPA|

For those SCACPA members who live in the Columbia area, or if you plan to arrive in the Capital City the Wednesday before Fall Fest, please consider joining SCACPA to [...]

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New Process for Amending SC Individual Income Tax Returns Coming in 2020

By |2019-10-25T14:00:36-04:00October 25th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue is changing the process for amending South Carolina Individual Income Tax Returns in 2020. Beginning with tax year 2019, you will use the SC1040 [...]

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SCDOR’s Online State Tax Lien Registry Launches on Nov. 1

By |2019-10-24T15:42:34-04:00October 24th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue will implement an online state tax lien registry on Nov. 1. State lawmakers called for the implementation of this registry after passage of [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Unemployment Rate in S.C. Hits Record Low 2.9%

By |2019-10-23T18:53:54-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, News Roundup|

In This Edition: South Carolina’s unemployment rate hits a record low 2.9%. … New Senate subcommittee wants faster path to wider interstates than what new gas tax allows … [...]

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Galasso A&A Video Blog: Proposed SAS – Conforming Edits to 800 Series

By |2019-10-22T16:29:47-04:00October 23rd, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

This Q3 in 2019 review covers the final standards issued by standard setters, including the two final SASes issued by the AICPA as well as a new forensic standard [...]

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Check Out How Your Peers Are Making a Difference Around SC During October Month of Service

By |2019-10-28T13:18:03-04:00October 22nd, 2019|Blogs, Connect, Featured, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Why CPA|

Central Chapter Members at Harvest Hope Food Bank. SCACPA challenged its chapters, firms and members to show how CPAs can give back to the community during October [...]

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Galasso A&A Video Blog: GASB – Replacement of Interbank Offered Rates

By |2019-10-22T15:33:03-04:00October 22nd, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has introduced an exposure draft to address issues when LIBOR goes away for hedges and leases for governmental entities. Trying to ease the burden [...]

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SCACPA’s Student Pipeline: Catawba Members Introduce the World of Accounting at Rock Hill High School

By |2019-10-21T17:53:18-04:00October 21st, 2019|Blogs, Featured, Grow, Membership, Public Relations, Why CPA|

The Catawba Chapter, along with Junior Achievement, sponsored an accounting lunch and learn at Rock Hill High School’s media center on Tuesday, Sept. 24. About 30 students attended from RHHS [...]

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Here’s a Free Guide: “Tax Law Reform Complicates Year-End Planning”

By |2019-10-18T16:58:04-04:00October 18th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

Get your clients ready for tax season with these year-end tax planning strategies. Make the most of recent tax law changes, such as the new deduction for qualified business income, [...]

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K2 Enterprises: Are You Maximizing Your ROI on Office 365?

By |2019-10-17T19:21:24-04:00October 17th, 2019|Blogs, Business & Industry, Educate, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Technology|

By Thomas G. Stephens Jr., CPA, CGMA, CITP, K2 Enterprises According to some studies, almost 60% of businesses are using Microsoft’s Office 365 services and products. According to Microsoft, there [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Charleston Wine Market, Supply Chain Brace for Tariffs Hitting European Union

By |2019-10-15T16:57:51-04:00October 15th, 2019|Communicate, News Roundup|

In This Edition: Charleston wine market, supply chain brace for tariffs hitting European Union … Anderson County, Duke Energy have plan for energy storage at civic center … With North [...]

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SCACPA Federal Tax Update Podcast with Lynn Nichols: Lack of Safe Harbor in Proposed Accounting Regs Chafes Tax Pros

By |2019-10-15T13:27:50-04:00October 15th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Membership, Regulatory, Tax|

Welcome to the Federal Tax Update Podcast, hosted by Lynn Nichols, CPA. This is presented as a member benefit by the South Carolina Association of CPAs. The commentary is brief, [...]

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Are You Registered for Our Biggest and Best Fall Fest Yet?

By |2019-11-05T16:51:16-05:00October 15th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Membership, Public Relations, Tax|

Last year’s inaugural Fall Fest was the biggest event in SCACPA history, and we’re ready for this year’s event at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center to be even bigger. [...]

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Greenville/Spartanburg Chapters of the Institute of Management Accountants Bring You Their Fall CPE Event (And It’s Free for Students)

By |2019-10-15T11:28:57-04:00October 15th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Membership, Public Relations|

The Greenville and Spartanburg Chapters of the Institute of Management Accountants invite you to their Fall CPE Event on Friday, Nov. 15, from 8 a.m.-noon at the BMW Zentrum [...]

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SCACPA Advocacy: The Importance of Relationships with Persons in Government

By |2019-10-14T16:34:35-04:00October 14th, 2019|Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Public Relations, Uncategorized|

SCACPA encourages all its members to offer their expertise as CPAs for our advocacy efforts through the State House. We know our members offer well-researched and objective knowledge in [...]

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SCACPA Urges SC House Members to Support ‘Fiscal State of the Nation’ Resolution

By |2019-10-14T15:26:07-04:00October 14th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax|

The U.S. government’s balance sheet indicates that, over time, the nation has an accumulated deficit (from annual shortfalls as of Sept. 30, 2018) of $21.5 trillion. To put that [...]

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