SC Business Licensing Officials Association and SC Municipal Finance Officers, Clerks and Treasurers Association Joint Academy
10/27/2020 - 10/29/2020
Tuesday, October 27
- Collections and Enforcement: Options and Methods
October 27, 2020 |12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Barbara Wooster, Senior Revenue Collector, Town of Hilton Head Island
Wooster will discuss the various methods she uses to collect revenue and enforce the town's business license ordinance. Hear how she has managed revenue even during uncertain times. CPFA: .5, CPE: 1 hour (Specialized Knowledge)
- How the Regulation of Motor Carriers Affects Local Governments
October 27, 2020 | 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Landon Masters, Community Outreach & Communications Manager
Tom Allen, Director of Safety, Transportation and Telecommunications
Jenna Sarrell, Transportation and Operations Manager
Thomas McGill, Assistant Manager of Safety, Transportation and Emergency Response
Learn how the SC Office of Regulatory Staff regulates transportation network, passenger and household goods carriers in South Carolina and how this affects local governments.
CPFA: .25, CPE: 1 hour (Specialized Knowledge)
- BLOA Business Meeting
October 27, 2020 | 3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 28
- Retail Sales License Reports
October 28, 2020 | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Shannon Attaway, Local Government Coordinator, South Carolina Department of Revenue
Learn about the reports that SCDOR provides local governments to help the local governments verify information that businesses provide when applying or renewing a license.
CPFA: .50, CPE: 1 hour (Taxes)
- Legislative Update
October 28, 2020 | 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Scott Slatton, Director of Advocacy and Communications, Municipal Association of South Carolina
The SC General Assembly finished the 2020 session in September. Learn more about impact the passed legislation will have on cities and towns as well as an update on the Association's 2021 Advocacy Initiatives and proposed legislation.
CMC/MMC: 1 hour, CPFA: .50 points, CPE: 1 hour (Business Law)
Thursday, October 29
- Financial Outlook – What Are Your Options?
October 29, | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Walter Goldsmith, Managing Director, First Tryon Advisors
Budgets are tight, and getting tighter the longer the pandemic wears on. Hear what you can expect from the financial markets and learn about short-term and long-term borrowing options as well as the ways your city can reduce its debt.
CMC/MMC: 1 hour, CPFA: .50 points, CPE: 1 hour (Finance)
- MFOCTA Business Meeting
October 29, 2020 | 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.