Mike is a leader  in the Chortek, LLP Tax business unit. As a Principal at Chortek, he collaborates with the team of professionals to be a trusted adviser to clients and strategic referral partners and understands the value of building a lasting relationship that in many cases spans decades, even generations.

His 19 years of experience provides him with the knowledge to consult with clients in the areas of business and individual income tax compliance and planning for small to mid-size business entities and their entrepreneurial owners. In this role, Mike focuses heavily on helping business owners understand operating results and financial position. He also assists clients with resolving inquiries from varying tax authorities.

Mike holds the Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) designation. He works with companies to understand their current value and how to increase it, and provides written, supportable valuation reports for the purposes of tax return support, ownership dispute resolution and long-term management planning.

Other interests take Mike to homebrewing, participation on the Finance Team and Endowment Committee of his church and leadership in his son’s Boy Scout Troop as the Scoutmaster.