Membership

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 [...]

As Tax Season Approaches, SCACPA Members Get New Flat Rate Pricing on UPS Shipping

By |2019-01-09T12:29:06+00:00January 9th, 2019|Membership, Public Relations|

With UPS shipping, tracking and billing technology combined with security and insurance features, SCACPA members can build trust and loyalty with every overnight delivery. SCACPA members now have access [...]

Column: CPAs are Constituents Who Need to Start the Lobbying Dance with Lawmakers

By |2019-01-08T18:27:05+00:00January 8th, 2019|Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Tax|

Editor's Note: This column originally appeared in South Carolina CPA Report magazine (2Q, 2018). By Walda Wildman | SCACPA Member Since 1984 One of my memories from my first year [...]

See How Central Chapter’s “Meet & Greet” with Legislators is Blueprint for Grassroots Dialog

By |2019-01-08T18:16:27+00:00January 8th, 2019|Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Tax|

The Central Chapter of the South Carolina Association of CPAs is getting ready to host its annual “CPA Meet & Greet” with state legislators in the Vista Room of the [...]

Strengthen SCACPA Advocacy Now with Our New Networking Survey

By |2019-01-09T17:30:05+00:00January 8th, 2019|Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Regulatory, Tax|

Your voice is influential. In your roles in your community as an employee, voter and volunteer, CPAs are seen as trusted advisors. As part of SCACPA's mission to be [...]

SCACPA Advocacy: Here are Best Practices for How to Talk to Legislators

By |2019-01-03T08:41:17+00:00December 21st, 2018|Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership|

SCACPA Advocacy: How to Talk to Legislators and Other Key People Best Practices for SCACPA Chapter Leaders and Members Getting to know your local legislators is critical as the [...]

’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 [...]

This January, Answer the RAP Index Survey to Strengthen SCACPA Advocacy

By |2019-01-03T08:42:14+00:00December 12th, 2018|Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Regulatory, Tax|

When it comes to advocating with state and federal legislators on laws and policies that affect CPAs, SCACPA works hard for you year after year. Topics such as tax [...]

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. [...]

McGregor and Company is Named SCACPA Community Connected Engagement Award Recipient

By |2018-11-29T11:31:02+00:00November 28th, 2018|Featured, Membership, Public Relations|

Congratulations to McGregor & Company for being the recipient of SCACPA’s inaugural Community Connected Engagement Award for their work in assisting food banks near four of its offices throughout [...]

What SCACPA Members are Saying About Fall Fest 2018

By |2018-11-20T14:39:32+00:00November 20th, 2018|Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Partners, Technology|

Thanks to everyone who attended SCACPA’s Fall Fest Accounting Conference in Columbia on Nov. 15-16. We’d like to share a selection of your comments from our post-event surveys:   “This [...]

SCACPA is Proud to Announce H. McRoy Skipper Scholarship for 2019

By |2018-11-20T12:16:19+00:00November 20th, 2018|Featured, Membership, Partners, Public Relations|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs is proud to announce it has met its $10,000 minimum threshold goal of establishing a named scholarship for Past President H. McRoy Skipper Jr., [...]

Fall Fest’s ‘The Accountant’ Ben Affleck Movie Trivia Contest

By |2018-11-19T14:19:37+00:00November 19th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Membership, Public Relations, Tax, Uncategorized|

Here is the fun movie trivia contest about the 2016 action-thriller "The Accountant," starring Ben Affleck, that we wrote for members at SCACPA’s Fall Fest Accounting Conference in November [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]