Biography

John Hewitt

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
John Hewitt has served as the President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of JTH Tax Inc. since October 1996. Mr. Hewitt has also served as the Chairman of Liberty Tax Service Inc. (formerly Tax Depot Inc.) and the President of Tax Depot Inc. since September 1997. Mr. Hewitt is the founder, and until June 1996 was the President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Jackson Hewitt Inc., located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Jackson Hewitt Inc. has been a franchiser of tax return preparation franchises since 1986. Mr. Hewitt has over 40 years of experience in the tax return preparation business. Mr. Hewitt left Jackson Hewitt Inc. in September 1996 and created JTH Tax Inc., a corporation founded to develop tax preparation service businesses such as Liberty Tax Service.
Chairman of the Board