Business & Industry

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

By |2019-01-15T19:21:08+00:00January 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 [...]

Legislation We’re Watching as the 123rd SC General Assembly Begins

By |2019-01-14T15:22:04+00:00January 14th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

Now that the first regular session of the 123rd South Carolina General Assembly has convened, the SCACPA Advocacy Team wants all members to be aware of four key bills [...]

View from the Dome: Conversations Start on $1B In New Revenue

By |2019-01-18T13:18:02+00:00January 11th, 2019|Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax|

View from the Dome – Jan. 11, 2019 By Copper Dome Strategies, LLC The first session of the 123rd General Assembly convened at noon on Tuesday, Jan. 8. This [...]

IRS Confirms: Tax Filing Season Begins Monday, Jan. 28, IRS Will Pay Refunds

By |2019-01-07T19:35:01+00:00January 7th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

Despite the shutdown of the Federal government, the IRS confirmed on Monday that it will process tax returns beginning Monday, Jan. 28 and provide refunds to taxpayers as scheduled. “We [...]

View from the Dome: 2019 Legislative Preview

By |2019-01-04T13:44:29+00:00January 4th, 2019|Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax, Uncategorized|

View from the Dome - Jan. 4, 2019 By Copper Dome Strategies, LLC The first session of the 123rd General Assembly will convene on Tuesday, Jan. 8. This will [...]

’Tis the Season … For Reminders About the Use Of Your SCACPA 40-Hour CPE Bank

By |2018-12-18T17:11:03+00:00December 18th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Membership, Tax, Technology|

The SCACPA staff hopes that all members have been enjoying an improved CPE experience since the Association’s transition in 2018 to All-Inclusive Membership. As calendar year 2018 closes, we [...]

CPE Listen and Learn: SCACPA Members Can Make Livestream a Part of Their Workday

By |2018-12-18T16:56:41+00:00December 18th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Membership, Tax, Technology|

Since the start of All-Inclusive Membership, SCACPA has worked hard to make sure our CPE offerings meet the needs of South Carolina CPAs. That means we schedule the courses [...]

DuRant: When it Comes to Trust, ‘Good Enough, Isn’t’

By |2018-12-12T13:15:12+00:00December 12th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Membership, Regulatory|

NOTE: This article also appears in the Q4 2018 issue of South Carolina CPA Report magazine. By George W. DuRant, CPA/ABV, CFF, ASA | SCACPA Member Since 1976 Alex Honnold [...]

2018 MAP Survey Platform Demonstration Can Help with Management Trends

By |2018-12-05T11:08:47+00:00December 5th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Technology|

If you participated in this year’s MAP Survey, you can take part in live 30-minute MAP Survey Platform demonstrations to help make the most of the platform and its [...]

With Rebroadcast of ‘A Culture of Regulatory Ethics,’ SCACPA Members Can Get 6 Hours of Ethics in December

By |2018-12-19T18:48:04+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Membership, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

There are still opportunities for CPAs to earn their 6 hours of ethics requirements in December. Remember, this is the final year in the 3-year reporting period. Thursday, Dec. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

SC Board of Accountancy Q3 Newsletter Offers Tips for Annual License Renewals

By |2018-10-18T17:51:57+00:00October 18th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Board of Accountancy released its third quarter newsletter, and here are some items of interest: Tips for License Renewals The BOA staff has prepared a wide [...]

REMINDER: Extensions are Available for Nov. 1 Deadline of Unclaimed Property ‘Negative Reporting’

By |2018-10-17T16:37:46+00:00October 17th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax, Uncategorized|

With the Nov. 1 deadline to submit an Unclaimed Property Report to the State Treasurer’s Office fast approaching, the South Carolina Association of CPAs wants to assure its members [...]

Work Begins for Senate Finance Taxation System Review and Reform Subcommittee

By |2018-10-17T12:59:10+00:00October 17th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax|

The Senate Finance Taxation System Review and Reform Subcommittee held its first meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 17. The subcommittee will be co-chaired by Sen. Sean Bennett (R-Dorchester) and Sen. Vincent [...]