Christopher Middleton – CFO

    Chris Middleton joined the company shortly after it was founded in 1990. Chris serves a leading role in the Protax LLC organization through his advanced accounting and managerial skills. In his effort to optimize the efficiency of the company, Chris developed and streamlined much of the marketing materials and client based software programming.

    After the submission of Roll Recommendations by the appraisers, and having generated value reductions between Protax LLC and the County Assessor’s Office, Chris verifies and enters the values into the company’s data base. Chris is at the point of insuring that all numbers are checked and that all are in balance.

    Chris graduated San Diego State University in 1988 as Summa Cum Laude. He received his B.S. Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in finance and accounting. Shortly thereafter, Chris sat for the CPA exam and he earned the Elijah Watt Sells Gold Medal by having the highest score in the nation among the 74,109 candidates who sat for the examination that year.

    With his well-grounded educational background and passion to grow the company Chris joins his brother Mike in the daily decision making of the Protax LLC organization.

    Chris has been certified/licensed as the following:

    • CMA – Certified Managerial Accountant
    • CPA – Certified Public Accountant (inactive)
    • Real Estate Broker’s License – State of California

    Chris is available to discuss specific questions about the financial status of your account including tax savings and invoices