Learn to “speak IRS” to resolve issues after filing season
Even though tax filing season is over, chances are good that any given taxpayer will hear from the IRS in the coming months. In fact, according to the IRS Oversight Board, 43 percent of taxpayers have to interact with the IRS outside of filing a tax return. Besides the difficulties taxpayers are experiencing getting through to the IRS by phone,… Read More
STATEMENT of Mark Ciaramitaro, Vice President, Tax and Health Care Services: H&R Block Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on ACA Advance Premium Tax Credits
Mark Ciaramitaro, Vice President, Tax and Health Care Services "The Supreme Court decision today on a provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) affirms the ability for consumers who enrolled for health coverage via the Federal Marketplace to receive advance premium tax credits to help pay for their monthly insurance premiums. For 2015,… Read More
CardHub Pegs H&R Block Emerald Prepaid MasterCard® Among Top Prepaid Cards
Emerald Card one of the best in two categories; scores high overall CardHub recognized H&R Block’s (NYSE: HRB) Emerald Prepaid MasterCard® as one of 2015’s Best Prepaid Cards. CardHub used its proprietary cost comparison tool to evaluate features, fees and services of 40 of the most popular prepaid cards based on four common usage… Read More
Up to 1 in 6 Impacted by Expired Tax Benefits
Lynn Ebel, tax attorney at The Tax Institute, talks with the H&R Block newsroom about the impact expired tax benefits will have on taxpayers in 2015, including on teachers, students, homeowners and retirees.