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Jackson Hewitt® Opens Tax School - Classes Are Forming Now

August 29, 2014

Nationwide Tax Education Courses for New and Experienced Tax Preparers

PARSIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jackson Hewitt®Tax Service Inc., the second largest paid tax preparation company, announced today that its Tax Schools are now open for registration in preparation for the 2015 tax season. Jackson Hewitt’s Tax Schools are well known for their comprehensive curriculum, offering courses for those who are new to tax preparation and for experienced tax professionals who are looking to continue their education. Jackson Hewitt is the only tax preparation company in the nation to be selected among CLO Magazine’s LearningElite, for the exceptional training programs it offers.

The flexible program offers students the ability to take classes online, or at many of Jackson Hewitt’s 6,400 office locations nationwide. Students can enroll now online or at their neighborhood Jackson Hewitt office.

“As the demand for professional tax preparation services increases, Jackson Hewitt is committed to training and hiring a qualified team of year round and seasonal associates who can meet the needs and expectations of our customers,” said David Prokupek, CEO of Jackson Hewitt Tax Service. “Becoming a tax preparer is a valuable skill that offers great earning potential with flexible hours. We encourage motivated individuals of all experience levels and career backgrounds to enroll.”

Benefits of Jackson Hewitt Tax School

There are many reasons to attend Jackson Hewitt Tax School, including:

  • Education programs for all levels – Jackson Hewitt’s Basic Tax Preparation Course offers beginning students a solid foundation to learn tax preparation. Intermediate and Advanced courses are also available to offer more experienced preparers a chance to learn about more advanced topics.
  • Ability to earn great money* – Tax preparers have the opportunity to learn a valuable skill that they can take anywhere, whether to bring in great income or prepare taxes for themselves and friends.
  • Flexible class schedules Jackson Hewitt offers three ways to learn tax preparation, from online only classes to instructor-led classes and a hybrid of the two.
  • Receive your record of completion – Students can even receive a Record of Completion from the IRS when they complete the IRS Requirements for the Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP).

    *Enrollment in, or completion of, the Jackson Hewitt Basic Tax Preparation Course is neither an offer nor a guarantee of employment. Additional training, experience of skills may be required. Most offices are independently owned and operated.

    How to Enroll in Jackson Hewitt Tax School

    Jackson Hewitt Tax School programs vary based on state and office location. Visit or your local Jackson Hewitt office for more information on class offerings and schedules.

    About Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.

    Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc. is an industry-leading provider of full service individual federal and state income tax preparation, with approximately 6,400 franchised and company-owned locations throughout the United States, including locations in Walmart stores nationwide, and Sears stores in the United States and Puerto Rico in the 2014 tax season. Jackson Hewitt Tax Service also offers an online tax preparation product at For more information, or to locate your neighborhood Jackson Hewitt office, visit or call 1-800-234-1040. Jackson Hewitt can also be found on Facebook and Twitter. Most offices are independently owned and operated.


    Sari Martin, 646-277-1256

    Source: Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.

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