About our company

McPherson Tax Servies Building

Who we are

We are an accounting and tax service company, operating in the Elizabeth City, NC area. We specialize in business reports, bookkeeping, accounting, and payroll services. Our team is courteous, knowledgeable, and helpful. Quality service is our top priority.

Our history

James Edward McPherson founded McPherson Tax Services after receiving his Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Elizabeth City State University, in 1988. We have serviced our home area for over four decades. We've helped churches, non-profits, corporations, and countless individuals with all types of business, accounting, and tax needs.

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Why choose us


We work hard to ensure accuracy in our reports and accounts. We track every cent, and are glad to review records at any time. Mr. McPherson has been an enrolled agent since 2008, and is IRS-qualified to practice. He is also a member of NATP.


We have a solid reputation for reliability and delivery. It is an honor and priviledge to serve. We take that seriously, and it shows in our work.


We value your time, and take every step to conduct business in a timely, efficient manner.


With over 40 years of experience, we know what it takes to provide quality service. We have successfully served thousands of clients, and have a well-earned reputation for quality and competence.