Category Archives: Tax Tips

Charitable Giving

Last week was charity week and I am so proud of our team! We took [...]

Student Loan Forgiveness

The Administration and the U.S. Department of Education have announced a three-part plan to help [...]

Our new website has launched!

We are pleased to announce that McCormick Tax Group has launched a new website at! [...]

IRS Warns Taxpayers Against Scammers

  Taxpayers, beware of common tax scams that occur around tax season whether via email [...]

Halting Notices Not A Simple Task

  In local tax news, Gregory Twachtman, a Washington News Editor, posted the following article: [...]

2021 Tax Season Letter

  Dear Clients, Friends, and Colleagues; Happy New Year! I hope you and your loved [...]

IRS backlog…Tax Season is Coming

  The IRS is already facing a backlog and the 2021 tax season is about [...]

The Child Tax Credit

  Taxes are a huge issue in Washington right now and  one way or the [...]

Mike’s Tax Bites – Tax Law Changes

  There have been many changes to the tax laws in the last several months [...]

PPP- “Double Dip” allowed

  Late in the evening of December 20th, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act. It [...]

Mike’s Tax Bites – Year End Planning

  With the holidays approaching, I thought I would do a number of blogs on [...]

Happy Memorial Day!

  I can’t believe we are coming up to the Memorial Day weekend. This is [...]

Taking care of business: recordkeeping for small businesses

  We get asked this question frequently and it is an important issue….record keeping. The [...]

Roth Conversions

  Most of our clients have a significant portion of their wealth in IRAs and [...]

Fake IRS Calls Increase During Tax Season

  Unfortunately, tax season always brings out the scammers. IRS just issued the following advice [...]

Client Mailbag- Gambling Winnings

  Dear Mike; I just got back from a trip to Vegas and was lucky [...]

IRS Waives Penalty for Many Whose Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax Payments Fell Short in the 2018 Tax Year

  The IRS has just released news of waiving the penalty for many taxpayers whose [...]

Don’t take the bait: Here’s how taxpayers can avoid getting caught by a phishing scam

Data thieves don’t take a break during the holidays. In fact, the IRS warns taxpayers [...]


In our ongoing series on year-end tax tips, we thought we would address Crypto-currency trading. [...]

Bunching Deductions

  It’s that time of year again — time to start planning to cut your [...]