On EITC Awareness Day, H&R Block Alerts Taxpayers to Common Errors
Earned Income Tax Credit goes unclaimed by 20 percent of eligible consumers and improperly paid by IRS 20 percent of the time Almost 28 million consumers claimed more than $66 billion in Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) last tax season, or an average of $2,407. Yet 1 in 5 eligible taxpayers do not claim the EITC, which means many taxpayers… Read More
H&R Block Offers Tax Preparation Discount to Drivers Who Partner With Uber
Partnership between H&R Block and Uber benefits partner drivers at tax time H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax services provider, is offering drivers who partner with Uber, the global technology platform that connects riders with drivers, a discount on H&R Block tax preparation costs. “With the rise of… Read More
H&R Block Unveils Tax Identity Shield to Help Protect, Assist Consumers
First and only tax identity theft protection and restoration assistance product of its kind At a time when tax identity theft is on the rise, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax services provider, joins with Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) to offer its clients the industry’s first product specifically directed to helping… 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.