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2017
April
19,
2017
If this year’s tax deadline has come and gone without a taxpayer filing a return, now is not the time to panic. Panicking will only make things worse, when in fact many taxpayers will not owe a penalty for filing a late return. For those who get a re...
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April
17,
2017
The 40 million taxpayers who still have not filed a tax return need to file either a return or an extension by the April 18 deadline. And while the monthly penalty for not filing is higher than it is for not paying, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) also advises...
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April
13,
2017
Taxpayers have just one weekend left to get their taxes won before the April 18 tax filing deadline and it’s a holiday weekend. H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) tax offices across the nation will be open on Easter, giving taxpayers who haven't filed their retur...
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April
04,
2017
The nearly one in three taxpayers who wait until April to file a tax return have a few extra days this year to do so and avoid late-payment and late-filing penalties. The tax filing deadline is April 18 this year, giving taxpayers three extra days to...
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April
03,
2017
It’s April and this year 4 million more taxpayers are waiting until the last two weeks to file their tax returns. A new law meant to combat fraud contributed to refund delays, causing more taxpayers to wait to file their returns. But procrastination ...
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March
15,
2017
With the April 18 tax filing deadline less than five weeks away, millions of Americans still need to file their tax returns. Whether they’re still trying to decide how to file their taxes, double- and triple-checking their returns to make sure they d...
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2016
October
14,
2016
Taxpayers who filed an extension instead of a tax return in April have less than one week left to file their 2015 tax returns by the October deadline, which moves to the 17th because the 15th falls on a weekend. Taxpayers with a tax filing obligation...
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August
23,
2016
When Houston flooded so close to the April tax deadline, affected taxpayers who had waited to file their 2015 returns until the deadline got a new one: September 1, 2016. But it isn’t just those who were waiting until the last minute to file who can ...
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June
14,
2016
 The April tax deadline may be the most well-known deadline, but it actually doesn’t apply to everyone. Last year, almost 18.7 million taxpayers filed after the April deadline. That number could include many of the estimated 8.7 million U.S. citizens...
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May
18,
2016
One month after the tax filing deadline, most taxpayers have put their 2015 return behind them. So what are H&R Block’s tax professionals actually doing? From tax planning and audit support to continuing education, it turns out they have quite a lot ...
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May
02,
2016
Of all of the stages disaster victims go through in their road to recovery, taxes may be the last – and least – thought-of step. Many of the 30-plus federally declared disasters in 2016 have had a direct impact on being able to file a completed tax r...
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April
05,
2016
The nearly one in three taxpayers who wait until April to file a tax return have a few extra days this year to do so and avoid late-payment and late-filing penalties. Whether taxpayers are looking to come to an office early, later or even later, H&R ...
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