Jackson Hewitt

Jackson Hewitt Tax Service® is the 2nd largest in-person full service tax preparation company in the nation. Since 1986, the organization has grown to nearly 6,000 franchised and company-owned locations, including nearly 3,000 in Walmart Stores throughout the United States.

Our low start-up investment offers new franchisees the opportunity to choose their own path to success: a single tax office location or expansion into multi-units, applying a market strategy shared by nearly 75% of our system.

We are an innovator in the tax industry with a mission of offering our hard-working clients access to simple, low-cost solutions to manage their taxes and tax refunds.

Why Jackson Hewitt Is Right for You

  • Lifestyle Choice
    • Tax Preparation is a Seasonal Business
  • Low Start-Up Investment
    • Scalable Model for Multi-unit Ownership
  • Multi-Unit Expansion
    • Our Franchisees Average Over 7 Locations
  • Protected Territories
  • Brand Support With National and Regional Marketing

Tax Preparation is a Stable Industry

According to the IRS.gov website, over 152 million Americans filed a tax return in 2017, with nearly 60% of all individual tax returns being prepared by a paid tax professional.

New Franchisee Training

The Franchise Initial Training (FIT) 5 day classroom event maximizes the instructor led format with hands-on training, lab work and small group exercises covering every functional area of the business. The class is taught by Members from our Operations Team, Franchise Integration Team and supplemented by department representatives ranging from Leasing, Marketing and Tax Compliance.

The Strength of Our Partnerships

Jackson Hewitt, 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. This information is not an offer or solicitation of an offer for a franchise. It is for information purposes only.