Legislative/Advocacy

Senate to Consider SC Business License Tax Standardization Act

By |2020-02-28T12:37:56-05:00February 27th, 2020|Advocate, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Tax, Technology|

The House of Representatives gave third and final reading approval to H.4431 (Reps. Jordan, Fry, Rose, Atkinson and others), the "South Carolina Business License Tax Standardization Act” on Thursday, [...]

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View From the Dome: House Floor Debate is Up Next for Budget After Ways and Means Committee Plan Adopted (Feb. 21)

By |2020-02-21T13:22:20-05:00February 21st, 2020|Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 The potential sale of state-owned utility Santee Cooper has taken center stage at the State House, with hearings occurring through the week [...]

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View From The Dome: Board of Economic Advisors Announces Largest Budget Surplus in SC History (Feb. 14)

By |2020-02-14T13:09:24-05:00February 14th, 2020|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 The long-awaited recommendation on the future of state-owned utility Santee Cooper has been released. The Senate went late into the night [...]

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View From The Dome: Senate Finance Committee Approves Business Personal Property Bill for DOR Filing (Feb. 7)

By |2020-02-07T13:19:50-05:00February 7th, 2020|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Feb. 7, 2020 The General Assembly held a Joint Session on Wednesday to elect judges and several college trustees. The Senate is in the fourth [...]

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View From The Dome: House Subcommittee Hears Budget Request from SC Chief Justice to Improve Case Management System (Jan. 31, 2020)

By |2020-01-31T13:51:14-05:00January 31st, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 IN THIS EDITION: The Senate continued floor debate on the education reform bill. The House of Representatives spent most of its time [...]

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Here are Helpful Websites to Accompany SCACPA’s Annual Tax Guide for Legislators

By |2020-01-30T15:52:30-05:00January 28th, 2020|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs is proud to produce its annual “Tax Guide for Legislators,” which assists our representatives with their unique income tax implications of being a [...]

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View from the Dome: McMaster’s State of the State Emphasizes Tax Cuts, Rebates, Teacher Raises; Business License Tax Talks Continue (Jan. 24, 2020)

By |2020-01-24T12:53:54-05:00January 24th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Jan. 24, 2020 IN THIS EDITION: The Senate continued debate on the education reform bill, and the House of Representatives spent most of its time [...]

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View from the Dome: Gov. McMaster’s Executive Budget Calls for Tax Cuts, Rebates for Taxpayers (Jan. 17, 2020)

By |2020-01-17T14:33:38-05:00January 17th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 IN THIS EDITION: The second session of the 123rd General Assembly convened on Tuesday, Jan. 14. It is the second year of [...]

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SC’s 2020 Legislative Session is Here, so Look to SCACPA’s ‘The View from the Dome’ for State House Developments on Tax Issues

By |2020-01-14T19:31:25-05:00January 14th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

South Carolina’s 2020 legislative session is here. Important debate and decisions on tax legislation will be underway at the State House. That means SCACPA’s “The View from the Dome” [...]

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View from the Dome: South Carolina’s Pending Tax Bills and Your 2020 Legislative Preview

By |2020-01-17T14:36:06-05:00January 10th, 2020|Advocate, Blogs, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax|

By Copper Dome Strategies Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 In this edition: The second session of the 123rd General Assembly will convene Tuesday, Jan. 14. As this is the second [...]

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SCACPA Will Offer Just-in-Time CPE for “SECURE Act – New Legislation” on Thursday, Jan. 16

By |2020-01-06T13:34:42-05:00January 2nd, 2020|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Educate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Tax|

The long-awaited SECURE Act is a new tax law that was passed on Dec. 20, 2019. Part of a larger appropriations bill, it is being considered the most significant [...]

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State Treasurer’s Office Shares Tools to Help Your Clients Report Unclaimed Property

By |2020-01-17T14:37:52-05:00December 17th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The following is a message to SCACPA Members from the State Treasurer’s Office: The State Treasurer’s Office recognizes the important role that South Carolina CPAs play in educating their [...]

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Galasso A&A Video Blog: Help Set the Agenda for AICPA’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee

By |2019-12-03T18:17:35-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Educate, Featured, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Technology|

The AICPA's Professional Ethics Executive Committee (PEEC) is asking for feedback on future standard setting items. They have identified potential issues and practice areas where either updated standards are needed [...]

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LLR 2020 License Renewal Notices are Arriving in Your Inbox

By |2019-11-26T14:03:12-05:00November 26th, 2019|Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Partners, Public Relations, Regulatory, Technology|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs would like to alert its members that the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation has begun issuing courtesy notice email alerts [...]

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SC DOR Public Draft Answers Questions About New Job Tax Credit, Increased Credit Amounts for Tier III and IV Counties

By |2019-11-11T13:19:15-05:00November 11th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has released a 13-page advisory opinion in connection with Act No. 83, enacted May 22, 2019, which substantially increased the job tax credit amount [...]

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SC DOR Releases Public Draft for Internal Tax Appeals Process and Procedure

By |2019-11-11T12:56:54-05:00November 11th, 2019|Advocate, Auditing & Accounting, Blogs, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue has released an 18-page advisory opinion to update the Department of Revenue’s internal appeals process for tax matters. The primary change is to [...]

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SC Board of Accountancy’s Q3 2019 Newsletter Looks to Future with Invitation to New CPA Oath Ceremony

By |2019-10-31T13:41:12-04:00October 31st, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Membership Page Controls, Partners, Public Relations, Regulatory, Why CPA|

The South Carolina Board of Accountancy has released the 3rd quarter 2019 edition of its “SC BOArd News” newsletter, and you can access it here. It contains information for [...]

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