The University of South Carolina said recently that several of its graduate programs were recognized in U.S. News & World Report's best graduate schools rankings. Among the programs recognized was the International MBA program within the Darla Moore School of Business, which was ranked first nationally.
This week's South Carolina House passage of H. 3374, which aims to rewrite the current statutory formula for the Local Government Fund (LGF), shifts the spotlight to the Senate. If adopted by the full General Assembly, the change would take effect July 1, 2016, and would contain a two-year freeze in the LGF funding level.
South Carolina recently launched a program to help businesses in the defense industry find successful new markets in the state, the South Carolina Department of Commerce said on Wednesday. The program was created in a partnership between the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW), and the South Carolina Department of Commerce.
The South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) recently announced that it will host a seminar about sales and use tax for the construction industry. The topics will emphasize sales, use, and local taxes, employee versus independent contractor, exemptions and exclusions, maintenance, and software concerns. The instructors will be SCDOR staff members, giving participants the opportunity to ask questions and discuss specific issues with representatives of the SCDOR’s standards.