Tag Archives: Accountants

Emerging Leaders

As younger people are joining the ranks of their parents and grandparents generations in the workforce, they are finding that office life is not quite like they imagined when they were in college. There is a bridge that must be … Continue reading

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Dear CPAs,

The sun is setting on the horizon that is tax season. The endless hours of sitting at your desk poring over numbers, columns and client information is closer than ever. Some of you may plan to celebrate by popping open … Continue reading

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Energy Credits

Please find below a brief recap provided to the Lexington County Green Business program about green businesses and applicable tax incentives that can be utilized to the benefit of a business.  Tax laws are often used as an incentive to … Continue reading

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SCACPA Retreat Follow Up

Thanks to all who will drive this rewarding profession in my beloved state of South Carolina. Continue reading

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2010 Professional Issues Update Series

Just around the corner on my calendar I have noted the dates for all of the PIU presentations.  The PIUs (Professional Issues Updates) are popular with a number of our sister state CPA associations across the country.  As a CPA … Continue reading

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Accounting – The Language of Business

How many languages are spoken by your accounting staff?  Perhaps some will recall studying Spanish or French during their high school and college days.  Those of us who studied Latin recall that it is a dead language and no longer … Continue reading

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A Thousand Points of Green

A scientific phenomenon with many titles, including global warming and climate change, we have recently been reading about multiple accusations of fraud.  Although I am rather confused about which scientists to believe, I feel that these accusations point to the need for … Continue reading

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Young CPAs

May I brag a moment on the new entries into the CPA profession? I am consistently amazed when I see the talent that comes our way. SCACPA’s Young CPAs have formed a leadership cabinet and challenged their peers at every level. … Continue reading

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My Fear

All of us have fears. Without them we could not survive. I fear driving too fast on the highway. I fear trying to swim while lightning is striking. I fear the loss of my CPA certification if I act unethically. … Continue reading

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Well Diversified

Last week we experienced another “first” as the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted 1,000 points in what seemed like a blink of an eye.  Surely all of us have already computed how much our 401(k) dropped.  The press has generated … Continue reading

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