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Local preparers not seeing increase in taxpayers deferring income tax fees

...your bank account.' "According to the National Society of Accountants, taxpayers will pay an average $273 for filing an itemized...anticipation) loans."Christine Hall, a certified public accountant with Augusta-based Hall & Associates, said her company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-27/local-prepa
Audit shows SC State will owe $23.5M by close of fiscal year

...South Carolina State University's escalating debt is expected to reach $23.5 million by the end of this school year, accountants said Wednesday, adding to calls for an immediate overhaul.An accounting firm presented a financial forecast Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-18/audit-shows-sc-state-will-owe-235m-
National Hills school teachers, alumni recall past as merger with T. Harry Garrett Elementary looms

...for decades of National Hills' growth because it is surrounded by homes and within walking distance of the beds of future accountants, doctors and journalists ? will no longer educate young minds."It's sad," said Olig, as she came across a photograph...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-23/national-hills-school-tea
Putting tip helps Ernie Els right ship, make cut

...Anderson has something few other LPGA pros have to fall back on if she ever tires of playing golf.She's a certified public accountant.Anderson, who won a record 20 tournaments at North Dakota State, is in her second year on the LPGA Tour and played on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-24/putting-tip-helps-ernie-els-
Take into perspective how well you can see

...ends Nov. 1, by which time, we'll be used to it. DID YOU KNOW: January to March is not only the busy time for tax accountants, it's the busy time for divorce attorneys. According to the Web site FindLaw.com, online searches for "divorce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-12/take-perspective-how-well-you
IRS updates accountants

...morning when he spoke to a group of accountants. The Internal Revenue Service agent...of the Georgia Association of Public Accountants at its breakfast meeting at the Holiday...joint return. Mr. Heath alerted the accountants to some provisions that take effect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/16/bus_220652.shtml
Business
Accountants, lawyers for collapsed company neglected duties

...GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Carolina Investors accountants misled investors with inaccurate information...95-page report said the company's accountants did not give appropriate advice, allowing...inadequate information to be reported. Accountants knew that HomeGold's financial losses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/21/met_394040.shtml
Metro
Accountants warn Air South of pending financial crash

...C. (AP) - Air South is in danger of a financial crash as its losses widen and it badly needs an infusion of cash, its accountants say. The (Columbia) State reported Thursday that in April 17 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/02/biz_207617.shtml
XXX Bizarre
US adds a robust 295K jobs; jobless rate falls to 5.5 percent

...retailers gained 32,000. But higher-paying fields also added jobs: Professional and business services, which include accountants, engineers and lawyers, gained 51,000, construction 29,000 and financial services 10,000.The U.S. job market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-06/us-adds-robust-295k-jobs-j
Joseph Wilson

...eight years. Following his military service, he attended the University of South Carolina, graduating in 1957. He was an accountant by profession, retiring from the Lily Tulip Paper Company in 1986. A service celebrating Joe's life will be held Saturday...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174427193