McCormick’s contributions for fiscal year 2015 are listed below:

(i)         Aggregate corporate political contributions and payments to any individual candidate for office in excess of $500:  None

(ii)        Payments of $25,000 or more in connection with any state ballot initiative:  None

(iii)       Associations in the United States to which McCormick has paid dues in of $25,000 or more, and which had non-deductible lobbying expenditures in excess of $10,000: 

(a)                Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore ($25,000 in non-deductible lobbying expenditures)

(b)                Grocery Manufacturers Association ($160,383 in non-deductible lobbying expenditures)

(c)                Manufacturers’ Alliance of Maryland ($25,000 in non-deductible lobbying expenditures)

(d)               U.S. Chamber of Commerce ($43,750 in non-deductible lobbying expenditures)

(e)                Alliance for Competitive Taxation ($40,000 in non-deductible lobbying expenditures)

(f)                 National Association of Manufacturers ($15,325 in non-deductible lobbying expenditures)