Legislative/Advocacy

SCDOR Releases 2020 Tax Legislative Update

By |2020-07-09T20:37:21-04:00July 9th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Tax|

The SCDOR’s Information Letter 20-19 is a six-page summary of significant changes in South Carolina’s tax and regulatory laws enacted as of May 2020. It was released Thursday, July [...]

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DOR Extends Tax Relief Until Oct. 15 for Persons, Businesses Affected by April’s Severe Weather

By |2020-06-29T22:16:52-04:00June 29th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Partners, Regulatory, Tax|

The SCDOR and IRS are offering tax relief for victims of the April 2020 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding that impacted nine South Carolina counties, it was announced Friday, June [...]

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View From the Dome: $1.2B in Federal CARES Act Funding is Authorized

By |2020-06-26T13:35:36-04:00June 26th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, June 26, 2020 The General Assembly returned to Columbia and adopted a plan to appropriate the federal CARES Act funds. Results have been tabulated for [...]

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Galasso Learning Solutions: OMB Allows Some Coronavirus-Related Flexibilities to Expire

By |2020-06-26T11:49:53-04:00June 26th, 2020|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, COVID-19, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls|

The Office of Management and Budget has issued an updated memo addressing coronavirus-related flexibilities provided under prior OMB Memos. Many of the flexibilities offered in the earlier memos have been [...]

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View From the Dome: Senate Finance Committee’s Plan for CARES Act Funds Includes $500M for Unemployment Trust Fund

By |2020-06-19T16:07:11-04:00June 19th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, June 19, 2020 The Senate Finance Committee met and adopted a plan to appropriate the federal CARES Act funds. House and Senate committees met to [...]

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View From the Dome: Gov. McMaster Recommends Disbursal of $1.9B Coronavirus Relief Fund in Two Phases

By |2020-06-17T17:14:49-04:00June 12th, 2020|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, June 12, 2020 Primary elections occurred this past Tuesday. Gov. Henry McMaster provided his recommendations to the General Assembly this week for the expenditure [...]

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Results and Headlines from the South Carolina June 9 Primary Elections 

By |2020-06-10T12:33:40-04:00June 10th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls|

Here are the results and some context for South Carolina's Primary Elections on June 9, courtesy of Copper Dome Strategies: Federal Races U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham easily defeats his three [...]

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President Enacts ‘Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020,’ Gives More Flexibility to Borrowers

By |2020-06-05T16:18:30-04:00June 5th, 2020|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

President Donald Trump on Friday signed the “Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020,” after the Senate had late Wednesday night passed the House bill that creates more flexibility [...]

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View From the Dome: House COVID-19 Liability Protection Committee Weighs Burdens of Potential Lawsuits for Struggling Businesses

By |2020-06-05T14:45:54-04:00June 5th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, June 5, 2020 Several legislative committees met this past week to discuss actions needed to assist in the economic recovery. Both the House and Senate [...]

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BOA Votes to Grant Exam Credit Extensions Until Dec. 31

By |2020-05-29T16:37:52-04:00June 2nd, 2020|Blogs, COVID-19, Governmental, Grow, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

The South Carolina Board of Accountancy has granted exam credit extensions until December 31, 2020, to all SC CPA Exam candidates who have exam credits expiring from April 1 [...]

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View From the Dome: Gov. McMaster Will Now Review accelerateSC Committee’s Final Recommendations

By |2020-05-29T15:36:42-04:00May 29th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, May 29, 2020 Gov. Henry McMaster issued a new Executive Order on Wednesday extending the State of Emergency for an additional 15 days as South Carolina [...]

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PPP Loan Forgiveness Calculator Available; Push Continues for Additional Guidance

By |2020-06-05T16:14:23-04:00May 26th, 2020|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

Note: On June 6, the ‘Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020’ was enacted, which gives more flexibility to borrowers. Learn more here. A PPP Loan Forgiveness calculator is [...]

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View From the Dome: Restrictions Lift on Tourist Attractions on May 22, but Extended State of Emergency Remains until May 27

By |2020-05-22T14:16:16-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, May 22, 2020 Gov Henry McMaster signed into law a Continuing Resolution to keep the state's government operating. The governor also issued a new Executive [...]

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Takeaways from ‘Workplace Safety Reopening Guide for SC Employers’ Legal Webinar

By |2020-05-21T13:03:53-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

Takeaways from ‘Workplace Safety Reopening Guide for SC Employers’ Legal Webinar  The S.C. Chamber of Commerce hosted a webinar Thursday for employers on how to safely begin reopening businesses. [...]

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Galasso Learning Solutions: FASB Delays Leases & Revenue Recognition

By |2020-05-20T15:22:28-04:00May 20th, 2020|Auditing & Accounting, COVID-19, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory|

FASB voted to delay both revenue recognition and leases for private entities at its May 20, 2020, meeting. The original proposal was for a delay for private company franchisors to [...]

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View From the Dome: General Assembly Passes Continuing Resolution for State Budget; Close-Contact Businesses Can Resume Monday, May 18

By |2020-05-15T16:17:34-04:00May 15th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, News Roundup, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, May 15, 2020 The General Assembly returned to Columbia this past week for a one-day session. The accelerateSC subcommittees met again this week to discuss [...]

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Attention Attendees of Virtual Spring Splash! Here’s How to Make Sure You and Your Devices are Prepared for SCACPA’s Biggest Two Days of Livestream Ever

By |2020-05-11T16:46:49-04:00May 11th, 2020|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Grow, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology, Why CPA|

Your Virtual Spring Splash is only a few days away, and we want to make sure you have everything you need to get the most out of your professional [...]

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View From the Dome: Gov. McMaster Announces that Indoor Dining in SC Can Resume on May 11

By |2020-05-15T15:05:28-04:00May 8th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, May 8, 2020 The accelerateSC committee met again this past week to discuss recommendations to the governor on getting the economy moving again. The [...]

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Board of Economic Advisors Reduces SC FY20-21Tax Revenue Estimate by Another $58.3M to Nearly $702M

By |2020-05-08T15:45:58-04:00May 8th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Tax|

Keep up with all SCACPA updates specific to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 situation at www.scacpa.org/covid-19-response-and-resources South Carolina’s Board of Economic Advisors lowered next year’s budget estimate by $58.3 million at a morning [...]

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View From the Dome: General Assembly Set to Return to State House on May 12

By |2020-05-01T13:42:48-04:00May 1st, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, COVID-19, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, May 1, 2020 Gov. Henry McMaster renewed his State of Emergency Order on Monday afternoon that will be in effect another 15 days. The accelerateSC Committee [...]

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