Paul Locke is an Enrolled Agent, admitted to practice before the IRS, with 9 years of service as a professional tax preparer. During these 9 years, Paul has taught income tax law courses to fellow preparers as well as managed various tax offices. He earned an AA degree from Hartnell Community College and spent time as a self employed owner of a trophy shop, after working for 10 years as a Deputy Sheriff for the County of Monterey. Now at Surf City Tax, Paul's brings his many skills to work wth the goal of assisting clients to understand their taxes and then to file their a return in timely manner at an affordable price. Paul enjoys bowling, watching the Giants and 49ers as well as reading Stephen King novels.