Liberty opens two tax locales

BELLAIRE – Liberty Tax Service, the fastest growing tax service ever has opened two new offices, one in Bellaire and one in Moundsville.

The new Liberty Tax is located at 343 Jefferson Ave., Moundsville, W.Va. and 3195 Union Street, Bellaire and is open from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. during tax season.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Friday with local dignitaries.

Tax professionals were on-hand to provide free tax advice and Lady Liberty offered free drinks and snacks.

The two offices are owned and operated by Tom Paree, current owner of Paree Insurance Centers and Shawn Pennybacker, owner of Pennybacker Lawn & Landscaping, LLC. Both Paree and Pennybacker are life long residents of the Ohio Valley.

The office manager will be Shawn Pennybacker.

“We are excited to be expanding Liberty’s operations in Moundsville, W.Va. and Bellaire, Ohio,” said John Hewitt, CEO and Founder of Liberty Tax Service. “We pledge quality computerized tax preparation and superb customer service to the people of the Ohio Valley.”

The new Liberty Tax Service offices will employ 20 tax preparers, marketers, and other office staff for the tax season.

About Liberty Tax Service:

Liberty Tax Service is the fastest growing retail tax preparation company in the industry’s history. Founded in 1997 by CEO John T. Hewitt, a pioneer in the tax industry, Liberty Tax Service ( has prepared over 9,000,000 individual income tax returns.

Liberty Tax Service provides computerized income tax preparation, electronic filing and refund loans.

With an emphasis on customer service including audit assistance, a money back guarantee and free tax return checking, Liberty Tax Service is well known for its strong commitment to its client base.