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SC News and Tax Roundup: Movie, TV Industries Watch Tug of War for State, Federal Tax Incentives

By |2019-08-14T15:01:13-04:00August 14th, 2019|News Roundup|

SC’s Movie, TV Industries Watch Tug of War for State, Federal Tax Incentives The size of any area’s movie and television production industries depends heavily on how much business [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Path Continues for Repeal of Tax on Reserved Parking Benefit for Churches, Nonprofits

By |2019-08-07T15:32:24-04:00August 7th, 2019|News Roundup|

Path Continues for Repeal of Tax on Reserved Parking Benefit for Churches, Nonprofits A legislative package approved in June by the House Ways and Means Committee means that lawmakers [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Sales Tax Holiday Weekend Arrives with Range of Predictions

By |2019-07-31T15:37:57-04:00July 31st, 2019|News Roundup|

SC’s Sales Tax Holiday Weekend Arrives with Range of Predictions From Friday through midnight Sunday, South Carolina shoppers will get a break on the state’s 6% sales tax and [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Columbia is Called Nation’s 4th-Most Popular City for Millennials to Relocate

By |2019-07-24T17:00:32-04:00July 24th, 2019|News Roundup|

Study: Columbia is Nation’s 4th-Most Popular City Where Millennials are Moving The third annual study by financial advisory website SmartAsset found that a net gain of 6,554 millennials moved [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Opportunity Zone Credits Help Break Ground for Charleston Tech Office

By |2019-07-17T02:14:46-04:00July 17th, 2019|News Roundup|

Opportunity Zone Credits Help Break Ground for Tech Office in Charleston’s Upper Peninsula After many years of delays, construction for the long-delayed $54 million development for the Charleston Tech Center [...]

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SC News and Tax Roundup: Charleston is Travel + Leisure’s No. 1 U.S. City for 7 Straight Years

By |2019-07-10T12:06:41-04:00July 10th, 2019|News Roundup|

Charleston is Travel + Leisure’s No. 1 U.S. City for 7 Straight Years Charleston beat out Santa Fe and New Orleans to be named the No. 1 U.S. city by [...]

View from the Dome: General Assembly Returns to Override 25 of 28 McMaster’s Budget Vetoes

By |2019-06-28T12:01:32-04:00June 28th, 2019|News Roundup|

View from the Dome – June 28, 2019 By Copper Dome Strategies, LLC The General Assembly returned to Columbia one final time on Tuesday, June 25, to deal with the governor's vetoes [...]

SC News and Tax Roundup: SC Motorists Will Pay More at the Pump in July, But When Will New Road Construction Speed Up?

By |2019-06-26T16:56:44-04:00June 26th, 2019|News Roundup|

As SC Drivers Pay More Gas Tax in July, Road Construction is Slow to Take Off Monday will mark when South Carolina drivers must pay 2 cents more per [...]

SC News and Tax Roundup: Pair of Lowcountry Counties are Learning Their Property Tax Reassessments

By |2019-06-19T16:30:05-04:00June 19th, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, Membership Page Controls, News Roundup|

Berkeley County Property Tax Reassessment Notices Sent; Dorchester to Follow Property tax bills changes are arriving outside Charleston’s metro area. Reassessment notices for land and buildings have been sent [...]

SC News and Tax Roundup: Here’s Why May was Record Month for Cargo Volume at Port of Charleston

By |2019-06-12T12:26:29-04:00June 12th, 2019|News Roundup|

May was Record Month for Cargo Volume at Port of Charleston The State Ports Authority announced that the 204,457 containers moved through the Port of Charleston in May broke a [...]

Public Draft is Open for Comments Until June 19 for August’s Sales Tax Holiday Weekend

By |2019-06-11T12:33:19-04:00June 11th, 2019|Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Membership Page Controls, News Roundup, Tax|

As South Carolina consumers and retailers prepare for August’s annual Sales Tax Holiday, the state Department of Revenue has submitted a Public Draft for comment that features a list of eligible items and [...]

View from the Dome: A Full Recap of the 2019 Legislative Session, With Tax Reform Proposals on the Way

By |2019-06-07T14:02:02-04:00June 7th, 2019|Advocate, Blogs, Communicate, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership Page Controls, News Roundup, Public Relations, Regulatory|

View from the Dome – June 7, 2019 By Copper Dome Strategies, LLC  The first session of the 123rd General Assembly adjourned Sine Die on May 10, but the General Assembly returned [...]

SC News and Tax Roundup: Comments Open Until July 1 for New Draft of W-4 Withholding Form

By |2019-06-05T12:43:55-04:00June 5th, 2019|News Roundup|

Comments are Open Until July 1 for New Draft of W-4 Withholding Form The IRS and the Treasury Department have released it latest draft of the W-4 withholding form to [...]

SC News Roundup: House Bill Asks for Bitcoin to be Counted for Campaign Funding

By |2019-02-13T16:59:54-04:00February 13th, 2019|News Roundup, Uncategorized|

House Bill Asks for Bitcoin to be Counted for Campaign Funding The House judiciary committee is considering a bill that would allow political candidates to accept digital currency to [...]

SC News Roundup: Richland County Pays $1M to Start Reimbursing Up to $3.4M in Penny Tax Funding

By |2019-02-06T22:45:24-04:00February 6th, 2019|News Roundup|

Richland County Pays $1M to Start Reimbursing Up to $3.4M in Penny Tax Funding The Richland County Council approved for $1 million from its general fund to be transferred [...]

SC News Roundup – Darla Moore: State’s Businesses Should Use Leverage to Demand Education Reform

By |2019-01-30T16:20:26-04:00January 30th, 2019|News Roundup|

Darla Moore: State’s Businesses Should Use Leverage to Demand Education Reform Darla Moore, one of South Carolina’s most prominent business leaders and philanthropists, called for urgent action on education [...]

SC News Roundup: Legislators Urge Business Community to Influence Them on Tax Reform

By |2019-01-23T18:32:15-04:00January 23rd, 2019|News Roundup|

Legislators Urge Business Community to Influence Them on Tax Reform As a legislative session is underway where tax reform debate is in the spotlight, the S.C. Chamber of Commerce [...]

SC News Roundup: McMaster’s Budget Blueprint Calls for Pay Raises for Teachers, $200M in Tax Rebates

By |2019-01-16T14:11:50-04:00January 16th, 2019|News Roundup|

McMaster’s Budget Blueprint Calls for Pay Raises for Teachers, $200M in Tax Rebates Among the priorities in Gov. Henry McMaster’s 2019-20 executive budget proposal are requests for a 5% [...]

SC News Roundup: McMaster’s Inaugural Address Promises Reforms for Education, Taxes, Business

By |2019-01-09T16:22:58-04:00January 9th, 2019|News Roundup|

McMaster’s Inaugural Address Promises Reforms for Education, Taxes, Business Republican Gov. Henry McMaster pledged in his inaugural address to reform the state’s tax code, made a commitment to the [...]

SC News Roundup: New SC Tax Rules Among Laws Now in Effect Starting New Year’s Day

By |2019-01-02T16:31:47-04:00January 2nd, 2019|News Roundup|

New SC Tax Rules Among Laws Now in Effect Starting New Year’s Day Of the nearly 300 laws introduced from South Carolina’s 2017-18 legislative session, some went into effect [...]