For Immediate Release
January 16, 2012
|CONTACT: Martha O’Gorman
Chief Marketing Officer
(800) 790-3863 ext. 8022
LIBERTY TAX SERVICE NOW HAS 4000 OFFICES
(Virginia Beach, VA) Liberty Tax Service marked another milestone as
the company held a recent grand opening for its 4000th office in the Tampa Bay area. Since
its inception in 1997, Liberty Tax Service has grown to 4,000 offices in the
United States and Canada. When rival tax companies reached fifteen years,
H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) had 1,700 offices, and Jackson Hewitt
(PINK:JHTX) had 1,300 offices. Liberty surpassed the 1000 office mark in 2004. All Liberty Tax offices are open and ready for the tax season, with
familiar costumed Lady Liberty wavers signaling that tax season is here.
office is located at 927 Lithia Pinecrest Rd, in Brandon, Florida. The
owner-operator is Joanna Parichkov, who has 9 Liberty franchise offices in the
Tampa Bay area.
“This year has been an exhilarating time of
record growth in many areas for Liberty Tax.
As we hit the mark of 4000 offices in our operating system, we continue
our quest and drive to be the number one tax company in the industry,” said John Hewitt, CEO and Founder of Liberty Tax Service.
For the eleventh consecutive year, Accounting Today has named
Hewitt one of the Top 100 most
influential persons in the tax industry. He has founded two of the top three franchised
About Liberty Tax Service
Tax Service is the fastest growing retail tax preparation company in the
industry’s history. Founded by CEO John T.
Hewitt, Liberty Tax Service has prepared over 9,000,000 individual income tax
returns. With 42 years of tax industry
experience, Hewitt stands as the most experienced CEO in the tax preparation
business, having also founded Jackson Hewitt Tax Service. Each office provides
computerized income tax preparation, electronic filing, and online filing
through eSmart Tax. Liberty Tax Service has been ranked on Entrepreneur magazine’s annual “Franchise
500” every year since 1998.