Technology

2018 MAP Survey Platform Demonstration Can Help with Management Trends

By |2018-12-05T11:08:47+00:00December 5th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Technology|

If you participated in this year’s MAP Survey, you can take part in live 30-minute MAP Survey Platform demonstrations to help make the most of the platform and its [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Get Ready for 2019 with the SC Department of Revenue

By |2018-11-14T14:48:05+00:00November 14th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

With 2019 fast approaching, here are some end-of-year updates from the South Carolina Department of Revenue: New SCDOR PO boxes and ZIP+4 addresses are now on most SCDOR forms [...]

Kopis: How Do You Know When You are Outgrowing QuickBooks?

By |2018-11-14T13:47:33+00:00November 14th, 2018|Business & Industry, Partners, Public Relations, Technology|

Analysis by SCACPA Gold Sponsor Kopis QuickBooks is a fantastic product that helps many businesses launch for a tough-to-beat price. However, many businesses typically begin to run into challenges with [...]

SC Board of Accountancy Q3 Newsletter Offers Tips for Annual License Renewals

By |2018-10-18T17:51:57+00:00October 18th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Board of Accountancy released its third quarter newsletter, and here are some items of interest: Tips for License Renewals The BOA staff has prepared a wide [...]

Extension Filers Can Still Get Tax Help Before Oct. 15 deadline

By |2018-10-10T16:04:13+00:00October 10th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Association of CPAs and the IRS remind taxpayers who filed extensions that electronic filing and other options for help remain before the Oct. 15 deadline. Taxpayers who [...]

How to Get the Most out of SCACPA’s CPE Benefit of Surgent On-Demand Self-Study

By |2018-10-02T20:48:21+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Membership, Partners, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

You might have seen that SCACPA has teamed with Surgent CPE to offer 240 courses of self-study, on-demand education as a member benefit. It’s an incredible opportunity to get specialized [...]

SEC Offers Regulatory Relief for Florence

By |2018-09-20T16:08:54+00:00September 20th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced Wednesday that it is providing regulatory relief to accountants, transfer agents, municipal advisors, publicly traded companies, investment companies, and others affected by Hurricane Florence where [...]

SC DOR to Offer Case-By-Case Tax Relief for Hurricane Florence

By |2018-09-19T10:20:04+00:00September 19th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The South Carolina Department of Revenue announced on Tuesday that it will work on a case-by-case basis to waive any penalties assessed for taxpayers who cannot meet state filing [...]

SC DOR Issues Advisory Opinion for Remote Sellers and Sets Economic Nexus Standard of $100,000

By |2018-09-19T09:55:08+00:00September 19th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Tax, Technology|

The SC Department of Revenue has approved and issued its Advisory Opinion, Revenue Ruling 18-14: Retailers Without a Physical Presence (“Remote Sellers”) – Economic Nexus, on Tuesday, Sept. 18. It [...]

IRS Reminder: Beware of Disaster Scammers During Florence Recovery

By |2018-09-18T11:37:08+00:00September 18th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Tax, Technology|

The IRS is reminding taxpayers that criminals and scammers try to take advantage of the generosity of taxpayers who want to help victims of major disasters, such as Hurricane [...]

Share the Success: SCACPA Social Media Has You Covered

By |2018-08-29T10:42:02+00:00August 29th, 2018|Membership, Public Relations, Technology|

The SCACPA Communications team is happy to provide you with the weekly Current Assets e-newsletters every Thursday and our quarterly South Carolina CPA Report magazine. But you can find [...]

Member Benefit Alert: SCACPA Partners with Surgent On-Demand Self-Study CPE

By |2018-08-21T16:21:08+00:00August 21st, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Featured, Governmental, Legislative/Advocacy, Membership, Partners, Public Relations, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

SCACPA members who know they can depend on the Association for all-around CPE excellence now have an incredible opportunity to get specialized knowledge for their precise career needs. The [...]

SC DOR Seeks Public Comments on Guidance Drafts for Remote Sellers, Marketplace Operators and Marketplace Users

By |2018-08-13T18:39:38+00:00August 13th, 2018|Featured, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., the South Carolina Department of Revenue has released three Public Drafts for public comment [...]

Hybrid Cloud Environment is Best of Both Worlds with On-Premise Software

By |2018-08-07T20:13:55+00:00August 7th, 2018|Business & Industry, Technology|

Content Courtesy of Kopis | SCACPA Gold Affinity Partner Hybrid cloud environments are a recent trend in software development that are creating interesting opportunities for businesses. A hybrid cloud solution [...]

Succession Planning for CPA Firms Leads to ‘Merger Frenzy’

By |2018-10-31T13:46:27+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Tax, Technology|

Owners and partners of smaller-sized CPA firms who are nearing retirement age often face two options on how to pass along their practice: a) make themselves attractive to be [...]

IRS, Security Summit Launch Awareness Campaign to Protect Client Data

By |2018-07-10T19:02:52+00:00July 10th, 2018|Auditing & Accounting, Business & Industry, Governmental, Regulatory, Tax, Technology|

The IRS and its Security Summit partners have initiated a summertime security awareness campaign for tax professionals with an expanded guide that provides critical steps to protect client data. "Protect [...]

Kopis and The Move to Modern: Four Areas Every Company Should Evaluate

By |2018-06-07T18:48:44+00:00June 7th, 2018|Business & Industry, Partners, Technology|

Many of our clients ask how they can best keep up with technology trends -- and, more importantly, take advantage of the simplified, feature-rich services that are now more [...]

IRS Scam Warning: Phishing Attacks Come Disguised as Professional Association Outreach

By |2018-05-25T13:01:13+00:00May 25th, 2018|Business & Industry, Featured, Tax, Technology|

The IRS and its state and industry Security Summit partners warned tax practitioners to beware of phishing emails posing as state accounting and professional associations. The IRS has received [...]