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 |2018-12-12T13:07:33+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 reform, [...]

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

By |2018-12-03T17:55:02+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. SCACPA members [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Coming Soon: We Will Need Your Help with a Survey that will Revolutionize How SCACPA Strengthens Our Advocacy

By |2018-10-17T17:35:19+00:00October 17th, 2018|Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Regulatory, Tax|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs places a special value on how our Members volunteer their assistance to our advocacy programs. It would be impossible to accomplish all we [...]

Fall Fest Entertainment Night has Food, Games and Prizes Galore

By |2018-11-02T12:52:06+00:00October 4th, 2018|Membership|

SCACPA membership is more than CPE packets and PowerPoints. We’re a community built around providing you with professional connections and lifelong friendships. That’s why this November’s Fall Fest Accounting [...]

Across the State, CPAs are Giving Generously for Month of Service

By |2018-10-12T16:19:52+00:00October 4th, 2018|Legislative/Advocacy, Membership|

SCACPA members are proving up to the challenge this October in donating their time and resources to help those in need across South Carolina. Wherever you are, there’s something [...]

Harley-Davidson, NASCAR Ride-Along, Brackish Bow Tie are Items at the Fall Fest Silent Auction

By |2018-11-05T10:48:58+00:00October 4th, 2018|Membership|

Would you like to experience the thrill of a NASCAR ride-along? Or learn how to ride and handle a Harley-Davidson motorcycle? Or ride home on a Harley-Davidson? You can [...]

Community Connected Engagement Awards Will Wrap Up October Month of Service

By |2018-10-03T15:28:52+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Membership|

Community involvement is critical to making South Carolina better for individuals and businesses. That’s why for this October’s Month of Service, the South Carolina Association of CPAs is launching the [...]