Jackson Hewitt Tax Service has agreed with Sears to provide tax prep services in most Sears locations nationwide starting in January.

The deal comes on the heels of H&R Block confirming that it will cease operating in Sears Holdings Corp. locations. Block reportedly said that it would reduce the number of its Sears locations to 112 this year, from about 500 last year. Block has reportedly been trying to re-align its business to focus on the fast-growing digital tax market to compete with tax-filing software such as TurboTax.

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