PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Feb 6, 2015) - Jackson Hewitt Tax Service® today announced that TurboTax customers who are currently unable to file their state returns may file them online for free through Jackson Hewitt Online. Taxpayers are encouraged to visit to be guided through a simple and secure online filing process and avoid the normal charge of $34.95. Tax filers will be asked to import their prior year's TurboTax return and use the offer code 14TTSTATE.

The free online state filing offer does not apply to tax preparation performed at Jackson Hewitt office locations and expires on April 15, 2015.

By using Jackson Hewitt Online clients benefit from one of the best values in online tax preparation. Clients can download their W-2 for free, and import last year's online return information for free, even if it was filed with an online tax service competitor. As an added bonus, if clients start their return online and have question or need advice, they have the flexibility to consult with a Tax Pro through unlimited online chat or email features.

About Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.

Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc. is a leading full service multi-channel tax preparation company with approximately 6,300 franchised and company-owned locations including nearly 3,000 locations in Walmart stores throughout the United States. Jackson Hewitt also provides a full suite of online and mobile tax filing solutions for the "do-it-yourself" marketplace at We hold our approximately 25,000 professional and certified tax preparers to the highest standards in the industry and stand behind our work with our Biggest Refund and 100% Accuracy Guarantees. For more information, product and offer details, or to locate your neighborhood Jackson Hewitt office, visit or call 1-800-234-1040.

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