Tax Tip: Stretch an extra August paycheck into a bigger April refund

By The Tax Institute at H&R Block Although it’s not exactly uncommon to have five Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in a single month, it does mean that employees with a biweekly paycheck will receive a third paycheck this August. The good news doesn't end there: employees can put this additional paycheck to work for them and doubly benefit… Read More


Tax Tip: Educational tax benefits cheat sheet

By The Tax Institute at H&R Block Teachers and students are back in the classroom across America, but since some educational tax benefits have expired, they need to be aware that they might not be able to take the credits or deductions they are used to taking. Here’s a cheat sheet of which benefits are in effect and those that have… Read More


H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 20 cents per share, payable Oct. 1, 2014, to shareholders of record as of Sept. 9, 2014. The October 1 dividend payment will mark H&R Block's 208th consecutive quarterly… Read More


Confusion about Health care and taxes



From the Newsroom: Richard Gartland, senior tax professional with H&R Block, talks about taxes and health care.