Virginia Business Names Liberty Tax a 2012 Best Place to Work in Virginia


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For Immediate Release
February 2, 2012 


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Virginia Business Names Liberty Tax a 2012 Best Place to Work in Virginia   

(Virginia Beach, VA)  Liberty Tax has been ranked as one of the “2012 Best Places to Work in Virginia.” The annual list of “Best Places to Work” was created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group. It’s published in the February 2012 issue of Virginia Business, and online at  

According to the magazine, “This survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Virginia, benefiting the state's economy, its work force and businesses.”   

The determining process included an evaluation of each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics, and employee surveys. The employee surveys were designed to “measure the employee experience.” The combined scores determined the top organizations and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration, survey and analysis process and determined the final rankings.    

“This is a great tribute to Liberty Tax employees, their hard work, and their contributions to the team,” said Liberty Tax Service CEO and Founder, John Hewitt. “It’s a great honor for all of us to share in this achievement for the second year in a row.”  

For more information on the Best Places to Work in Virginia program, visit 


About Liberty Tax Service   

Liberty 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.