H&R Block Newsroom (military)
2017
August
15,
2017
Annual enrollment for H&R Block’s Income Tax Course is open and H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) will award full scholarships for spouses of active, reserve, wounded warrior and retired military personnel. H&R Block has offered these scholarships for more than ...
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June
12,
2017
The automatic two-month extension granted to many of the estimated 9 million U.S. citizens living abroad and military service members stationed abroad will end June 15. Although these taxpayers were required to pay any taxes owed by the April deadlin...
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May
26,
2017
Military families face special tax circumstances that can save them money and relieve some of the burdens of filing. But these benefits can also add complexity to their return and a greater risk of leaving money on the table. Every military family sh...
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February
09,
2017
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) offers five free tax preparation services for taxpayers, including working with a tax professional, a do-it-yourself product that doesn’t have income restrictions and special programs resulting from partnerships with the United ...
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2016
November
11,
2016
[wingman or wing man] - A pilot in a plane that flies just outside and behind the right wing of the leading aircraft in a flight formation, to provide protective support. For over 60 years, active military personnel and veterans have had a wingman...
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June
14,
2016
April may be the most well-known tax filing dadeadline, 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 livi...
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May
06,
2016
Department of Defense studies show military spouses face many challenges, including financial, educational and professional obstacles. For example, after a permanent change of station (PCS), military spouses are 14 percent less likely to be employed ...
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April
04,
2016
Moving an average of once every two or three years, military families may struggle with understanding their tax and home-state rights. This is especially true since new rules for military spouses went into effect in 2009 and each state has implemente...
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February
04,
2016
Many winners in the 1,000 Win $1,000 Daily Sweepstakes H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax preparation company, is running until Feb. 15 are very familiar with the color green. It’s part of their uniforms as members of the U.S. Ar...
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2015
November
10,
2015
For more than 60 years H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has been proud to meet the tax preparation and financial services needs of those who serve our nation in the armed services. Starting with the company’s co-founder, Henry Bloch, who was a 1st lieutenant an...
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July
06,
2015
Annual enrollment for H&R Block’s Income Tax Course is open and H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) will award full scholarships covering the cost of tuition and books for spouses of active, reserve, wounded warrior and retired military personnel. H&R Block has of...
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2014
October
07,
2014
More than a quarter of the approximately 13 million taxpayers who filed tax extensions this year, including U.S. citizens living abroad and military service members deployed overseas, have still not filed a return and must do so by Wednesday, Oct. 15...
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September
04,
2014
Annual enrollment for H&R Block’s Income Tax Course is open and H&R Block will award full scholarships covering the cost of tuition and books for spouses of active, reserve, wounded warrior and retired military personnel. H&R Block has offered these ...
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March
12,
2014
Taxpayers don’t know how tax laws impact them individually – and it’s costing them Mostly gone are the days of taxpayers sitting down with a sharp pencil and a calculator at the kitchen table to do their taxes. Yet, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) found tha...
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February
25,
2014
By The Tax Institute at H&R Block Military families have extra things to keep in mind as tax time. Special tax circumstances apply to service members, and being familiar with the following four tax topics can help them file accurate tax returns an...
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2013
April
11,
2013
To get the pulse of how taxpayers see their financial situations, all one has to do is step inside one of the 11,000 H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) offices or scroll through the help section on its At Home solution. As the 2013 tax season comes to a close, Th...
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2012
November
12,
2012
Confusion about military spouse residency rules means many military families may be overpaying their state taxes, according to analysis done by The Tax Institute at H&R Block (NYSE: HRB). The institute says understanding eligibility for the Military ...
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