Utility Audits In South Carolina

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Get Utility Refunds In South Carolina

Welcome to our utility auditing services, designed to meet the diverse needs of South Carolina’s growing urban centers, coastal regions, and rural areas. With a mix of manufacturing, tourism, and agriculture driving the state’s economy, managing utility costs effectively is crucial for operational efficiency and sustainability. Our expert team conducts comprehensive audits across electricity, natural gas, water, telecommunications, and waste management services. We focus on identifying inefficiencies, correcting billing inaccuracies, and providing strategic recommendations to help our South Carolina clients optimize utility consumption, reduce costs, and implement sustainable practices.

Your Dedicated Utility Bill Audit Business Experts

When you contact National Utilities Refund for a utility bill audit, our team of industry experts will evaluate your payments, analyze your services, and look for ways to remove errors, overcharges, and unnecessary charges. We will also obtain utility refunds on historical billing issues. Many utility companies have specific clauses and subsections that affect the final bill but that can be difficult to spot with the untrained eye.

Our team of experts will perform your audit off-site so that our services are non-intrusive. You won’t have to rearrange your schedule to accommodate our audits so you can stay focused on your daily responsibilities while we analyze your utility bills.

Electricity Bill Audits

Utility invoices and third-party power supplier bills.

Telecom provider, telecom rates, and billing errors.

Natural Gas Bill Audits

Commodity rates and natural gas tariff schedules.

Water / Sewer Bill Audits

Often overlooked, these bills contain many errors.

We can help negotiate better rates or identify errors.

Discover if you are overpaying for your WC insurance.

We can help you secure tax credits for product development.

Are you overpaying in property taxes? Find out now.

We've Done Over 10,000 Audits

National Utilities Refund is so committed to your satisfaction that our services are done with zero out-of-pocket costs to you. After our audit is complete, if we don’t find any ways to save you money or obtain a utility refund, you won’t owe us a penny. We stand by our work and are committed to finding you money-saving solutions.

No matter the size or complexity of your business, we have a team of diverse industry experts that understand the bills you pay in connection to your business’ services and can find ways for you to save.


South Carolina Utility Companies

South Carolina’s utility providers are essential for supporting the state’s economic activities and ensuring the quality of life for its residents. Understanding the utility landscape and state-specific tax implications is critical for anyone managing utility services in the Palmetto State.

Electricity Providers 

Duke Energy Carolinas:

  • Serving much of the western part of South Carolina, Duke Energy Carolinas focuses on reliability, customer service, and renewable energy initiatives.

Dominion Energy South Carolina:

  • Dominion Energy provides electricity to a significant portion of South Carolina, emphasizing sustainable energy solutions and grid modernization.


Santee Cooper:

  • As South Carolina’s state-owned electric and water utility, Santee Cooper provides power to millions of residents, focusing on affordability and environmental stewardship.


Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina:

  • Comprising 20 member-owned cooperatives, they provide electricity to rural areas of South Carolina, emphasizing community-focused service and renewable energy projects.

Natural Gas Providers

Dominion Energy South Carolina:

  • Also a major provider of natural gas, Dominion Energy delivers safe and reliable natural gas services across the state, focusing on customer satisfaction and energy efficiency.


Piedmont Natural Gas:

  • Serving parts of South Carolina, Piedmont Natural Gas provides natural gas with a commitment to safety, reliability, and efficient energy use.

Water Utility Providers

Charleston Water System:

  • Manages water and wastewater services for the Charleston area, ensuring high-quality water and focusing on sustainability and conservation.


Greenville Water:

  • Provides water services to Greenville and surrounding areas, emphasizing water quality, resource management, and customer service.

Telecommunication Providers

AT&T South Carolina:

  • AT&T offers a wide range of telecommunications services throughout the state, including broadband, wireless, and voice services, focusing on enhancing digital connectivity.



  • Spectrum provides comprehensive digital services in South Carolina, including high-speed internet, cable TV, and phone services, aiming to improve infrastructure and customer access.

Trash or Waste Management

Waste Management of South Carolina:

  • Waste Management offers waste collection, recycling, and disposal services, focusing on sustainable practices and environmental responsibility.


Republic Services:

  • Operating throughout South Carolina, Republic Services provides reliable waste and recycling services, dedicated to community health and environmental sustainability.

SC State Taxes

Sales Taxes on Utilities:

  • South Carolina imposes state sales taxes on utility services, including electricity and natural gas, managed by the South Carolina Department of Revenue.


Property Taxes in South Carolina for Businesses:

  • In South Carolina, business properties are subject to local property taxes, which are essential for funding local services and infrastructure. Regular assessments ensure these taxes reflect current market values.

Simple and stress-free approach.

Get Started
Return our utility audit agreement & letter of authorization, then simply provide one bill copy for each utility account and a copy of any utility agreements.
Our Audit
Our team will perform the utility audit off-site. We work with the utility company to retrieve historic data.
Findings Process
The utility audit takes between 6-8 weeks. When we uncover an overcharge or utility refund, we present it in a preliminary report for your review.
You're In Charge
You are always in the driver's seat. We will implement the findings that you approve and handle all follow-up paperwork with the utility provider.
Discrepancy Impact Analysis
We will pull the utility invoice from the provider to confirm that the discovered discrepancy was corrected and/or validate that the utility refund was issued. We then calculate exactly how this impacted your bottom line.
Final Report
A final report will summarize the utility audit findings implemented and the utility refunds filed to illustrate the financial impact for your organization.

Your Team of Utility Bill Audit Experts

So contact us today to learn more about our services, or schedule a utility bill audit so that you can start saving money.