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Get Ready for 2019 with the SC Department of Revenue

By |2018-11-14T14:48:05+00:00November 14th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

With 2019 fast approaching, here are some end-of-year updates from the South Carolina Department of Revenue: New SCDOR PO boxes and ZIP+4 addresses are now on most SCDOR forms [...]

S.C. News Roundup: Conway Set for $500,000 More from FEMA in Flood Buyout Program

By |2018-11-14T16:36:35+00:00November 14th, 2018|News Roundup|

Conway Set for $500,000 More from FEMA in Flood Buyout Program FEMA has earmarked an additional $500,000 for a flood buyout program in Conway, an increase on the $11.13 [...]

Kopis: How Do You Know When You are Outgrowing QuickBooks?

By |2018-11-14T13:47:33+00:00November 14th, 2018|Business & Industry, Partners, Public Relations, Technology|

Analysis by SCACPA Gold Sponsor Kopis QuickBooks is a fantastic product that helps many businesses launch for a tough-to-beat price. However, many businesses typically begin to run into challenges with [...]

SC News Roundup: Strong Economy Boosts Gov. McMaster to Election Win and Full Term

By |2018-11-07T18:25:21+00:00November 7th, 2018|News Roundup|

Strong Economy Boosts Gov. McMaster to Election Win and Full Term South Carolina voters rewarded Republican Gov. Henry McMaster with his first full term for the office in Tuesday’s [...]

SCACPA is Listening, Acting as CPAs Struggle to Keep Up With Education and Successor Notifications

By |2018-11-07T14:50:39+00:00November 7th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Public Relations, Regulatory|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs is letting our members know that we are directing our resources toward navigating solutions regarding statewide notifications that affect South Carolina CPAs. The [...]

BOA’s Proposed Regulations Include Education, Licensure Requirements

By |2018-11-07T11:50:33+00:00November 7th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

Here are the South Carolina Board of Accountancy’s proposed regulation amendments for the State Code, as published Oct. 26, 2018:   Document No. 4845 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING AND REGULATION [...]

Upcoming Firm License Renewals: Be Prepared for Designated Successor Requirement

By |2018-11-01T14:44:02+00:00October 31st, 2018|Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Regulatory|

SCACPA reminds you that your annual firm renewal process cannot be completed without naming a designated successor. The South Carolina Board of Accountancy wrote in its 2nd Quarter 2018 [...]

SC News Roundup: DOR Director Says ‘Large Internet Retailer’ Must Obey Online Sales Tax Law

By |2018-10-31T17:37:16+00:00October 31st, 2018|News Roundup|

DOR Director Powell: ‘Large Internet Retailer’ Must Obey SC’s Online Sales Tax Law Hartley Powell, Director of the SC Department of Revenue, recently told a state Senate committee that [...]

Young Professionals of CPAs, Bankers, Lawyers Invited to Networking Social Night on Nov. 8

By |2018-10-31T11:44:29+00:00October 31st, 2018|Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Partners, Regulatory|

A CPA, a banker and a lawyer walked into a bar … Well, an historic aircraft hanger converted into a craft brewery, to be specific. The South Carolina Association [...]

Attention Fall Fest Attendees: Here’s your Survival Guide on How to Navigate the Two-Day Accounting Conference

By |2018-11-14T14:10:10+00:00October 30th, 2018|Membership|

The 2018 Fall Fest Accounting Conference is almost here! There’s going to be a lot of moving parts – 400 attendees, 45 classes, 13 vendors and even an illusionist [...]

SCACPA Now Accepting Nominations for our First ‘Community Connected Engagement Awards’

By |2018-10-30T17:44:44+00:00October 30th, 2018|Membership, Public Relations|

SCACPA wants to thank all our members, firms and Chapters for all the community events across the state that went into October’s Month of Service. So far, we have [...]

SC News Roundup: Charleston Airport will Offer Nonstop Flights to London in 2019

By |2018-10-24T17:04:40+00:00October 23rd, 2018|News Roundup, Uncategorized|

Charleston Airport will Offer Nonstop Flights to London in 2019 British Airways will offer nonstop service from Charleston International Airport to London’s Heathrow Airport from early April through late [...]

AICPA Offers Resources for Congressional Responses to Wayfair

By |2018-10-22T17:22:50+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

The AICPA State Legislation Team and the AICPA Tax Advocacy Team have put together resources on the Supreme Court’s Wayfair decision, especially as congressional efforts to respond to Wayfair have [...]

SCACPA is “Educating the Educators” on Financial Literacy

By |2018-10-22T15:34:41+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

If high school and college-aged students could choose the one educational course that would most benefit their future, it would be one focused on money management.  That’s according to [...]

AICPA Votes to Move Forward with Expanded ABV Credential Eligibility for Non-CPAs

By |2018-10-22T13:39:49+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

The AICPA governing Council will continue to expand the eligibility of the Accredited in Business Valuation credential to non-CPAs, following a vote on Sunday. Five Council members had brought forth [...]