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Jackson Hewitt Tax Service®


We’re the fastest growing full-service tax preparation company with a mission of offering clients access to simple, low-cost solutions to manage their taxes and tax refunds. With nearly 6,300 franchised and company-owned locations, our brand is recognized nationwide.

Facts & Figures

Liquid capital required
Net worth required
$44,721 - $105,375
Franchise fee
Units in operation


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JacksonHewitt, Where Taxes Are Less TaxingSM

We have more than 600 Franchisees, 80% of them operating multiple units ranking us #13 among all multi-unit franchise brands in 2014 according to FRANdata. has also ranked Jackson Hewitt® as the #1 Financial and Accounting Franchise during 2015.

We have more than 30 years of experience in tax preparation, and we stand behind our work with our consumer guarantees:

  • 100% Accuracy
  • Maximum Refund Guaranteed
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The Strength of Our Partnership s

JacksonHewitt, Walmart® and American Express Serve® are all committed to helping the hardest working Americans do more with their money and get ahead in life. Together, we’re teaming up to give our clients faster, lower-cost and more convenient access to their refund and also to provide smart tools to manage that money.

  • Walmart®: Located inside more than 3,000 Walmart stores we gain exposure to 60% of all U.S. consumers every 30 days with the reach of the world’s largest retailer! Walmart’s everyday low price positioning and Fortune 25 status reinforce our value and leadership credentials.
  • American Express Serve®: Our clients can get their federal refund on an American Express Serve card, and receive it up to two days faster than other options.

Stable Industry

According to the website, over 150 million Americans filed a tax return in 2015, with nearly 60% of all individual tax returns being prepared by a paid tax professional.

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Why JacksonHewittIs Right Fo r You
  • One of the lowest costs of entry for any national brand
  • Scaled Royalty Programs are available for the first Two (2) Tax Seasons.
  • Lifestyle choice due to the operation of a seasonal business
  • Protected territories available throughout the U.S.
  • Powerful brand name supported with national & regional marketing
  • Proprietary ProFiler® interview-based tax software system
  • Pioneering financial products offering 0% interest loans for our customers

Support For New Franchisees
  • Five (5) DayFranchisee Initial Training (FIT) Program
  • Two (2) Year Mentoring Program with our Franchise Integration Team
  • Regional field meetings and workshops; online e-sessions for our Franchisees
  • Our award-winning Learning and Development Group provides a wide array of training programs for all Franchisees to train their employees – including Continuing Education courses for credit accepted by the IRS.
  • Operating & reporting systems for daily operations and staff management
  • Support for Tax and Technology assistance

This information is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. It is for information purposes only. Currently, the following states in the United States regulate the offer and sale of franchises: California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. If you are a resident of one of these states, we will not offer you a franchise unless and until we have complied with applicable pre-sale registration and disclosure requirements in your jurisdiction.


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