Category: State

News from around the state

Income Tax Due Date Moves Due To COVID-19

In response to the challenges of COVID-19 and in accordance with Executive Order 2020-12, the South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) is moving the due date for Income Tax returns and payments originally due April 15, 2020 to July 15, 2020.

REAL ID Extended For One Year

On March 26, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security announced it would extend the enforcement date of the Federal REAL ID Act of 2005 from October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2021.

State Parks Closed Through April 30th

Beginning Saturday, March 28, all state parks in South Carolina will be closed through Thursday, April 30, to support the state’s response to COVID-19.

Be On The Lookout For Coronavirus Scams

The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is warning consumers and businesses to be on the lookout for coronavirus scams.

Gov. Henry McMaster Orders Public Access to All Beaches Closed

Governor Henry McMaster today issued Executive Order 2020-16, which orders the closure of all public access points to the state’s beaches, as well as closure of all public boat ramps, landings and other access points on the state’s lakes, rivers and waterways.

Additional COVID-19 Death Announced Sunday

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Sunday announced one additional death related to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to 16.

S.C. Announces Two More Deaths Related To COVID-19, 121 New Cases On Saturday

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Saturday announced two additional deaths related to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to 15.

South Carolina Announces Two Additional Deaths Related To COVID-19

The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announces two additional deaths related to the novel coronavirus COVID-19. This brings the state’s total number of deaths to seven.

South Carolina Announces Additional 44 Cases of COVID-19

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 44 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 342 cases in 36 counties*.

South Carolina Announces Additional 103 Cases Of COVID-19

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is investigating 103 additional cases of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. This brings the total number statewide to 298 cases* in 34 counties.