H&R Block Newsroom (small business)
2017
March
23,
2017
The sharing economy provides income for hundreds of thousands with total revenues surpassing $15 billion, according to some estimates. With more Americans turning to sharing or gigging to earn a living or to augment their income, they face more compl...
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January
12,
2017
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has unveiled a new mobile app – TaxEdgeSM by H&R Block – that combines the expertise of assisted tax preparation with the power of cloud computing to assist one-third of today’s workforce who freelances, ride-share drivers or ot...
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January
11,
2017
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the company that invented the tax preparation category, enters its second tax season with Block Advisors. With 61 offices added in the last year, a total of 347 Block Advisors offices partner with individuals and small business...
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2016
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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March
23,
2016
Owning a small business is one of the most common triggers of increased tax complexity and a good reason to get a tax advisor. To find the right tax advisor, small business owners should set up a meet-and-greet with any candidate they’re consider...
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March
16,
2016
As the world’s largest consumer tax services provider offering both assisted and do-it-yourself tax preparation, H&R Block’s (NYSE: HRB) unique insight into the questions taxpayers raise during the tax-filing process reveals ongoing confusion about t...
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2015
September
03,
2015
Small businesses are a prime target for IRS audits. Because these businesses typically receive much of their income in cash and may receive few or no information statements, the IRS sees them as likely candidates to underreport income. According to t...
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May
05,
2015
Owning a small business or being self-employed is a lot of work, and that’s before it comes to filing taxes. Small business owners and the self-employed can make tax time easier by following just a few essential tips: 1. Good records: keep them se...
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2014
August
05,
2014
Jennifer Katrulya, noted industry expert and innovator in the client accounting services (CAS) space, recently joined H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) to help in its efforts to offer bookkeeping, payroll, tax and other services to America’s small businesses.  ...
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June
10,
2014
By The Tax Institute At H&R Block Poor financial management is among the top causes of small businesses closing within five years of opening; not knowing what’s due, to what organization and when can kill a small business. In addition to the annua...
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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
20,
2014
One billion dollars. That’s how much taxpayers who prepare their own tax returns could be leaving on the table. A recent H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) Second Look® review study revealed that when taxpayers prepare their own tax returns, about 1 in 5 of t...
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February
18,
2014
By The Tax Institute at H&R Block Among the greatest enemies to the success of a business is mismanagement of resources. Maintaining accurate, organized financial records helps small-business owners keep an eye on how much money is coming in, and ...
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2013
February
25,
2013
This tax season, there were approximately 1,000 changes to the federal individual income tax code. Throw in almost 4,400 state changes and one can start to get a picture why going it alone could be a daunting task. To ensure taxpayers receive all ...
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