Founded in 1986, ATAX is three businesses in one – tax preparation for individuals and businesses, bookkeeping and payroll services. A one source resource for all things financial, ATAX has nearly 30 years of success behind it. Widely recognized as a leader in financial services and franchising, ATAX has earned USA Today's “Top 50 Franchises for Minorities” last two years, Franchise Business Review’s “Best Low Investment Franchises” and “Best of the Best” honors, ranking in the top 200 of more than 3,000 U.S. franchise systems.
Rafael Alvarez launched ATAX in 1986 in New York City’s Washington Heights neighborhood. Expanding the initial business to two locations, Alvarez Tax became a trust tax preparation, payroll and bookkeeping company, earning Alvarez and the business multiple honors, including the New York City Dominican Heritage Celebration Crystal Apple Award (2007) and the El Award from El Diario (2013 - recognizing the hard work of prominent Latino business leaders).In 2007, Alvarez began franchising and changed the name of the company to ATAX. ATAX has been lauded for its sound business model and low initial investment.
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