From Kathy Pickering, Vice President, H&R Block Government Relations and Executive Director, The Tax Institute at H&R Block
H&R Block, the world’s largest consumer tax preparation company, is pleased to congratulate John Koskinen on his confirmation as the next Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service. Mr. Koskinen has… Read More
Today the IRS announced that it would start processing income tax returns on Jan. 31. While this date is much later than the season has started historically, the IRS signaled in October that processing would be delayed because it was not able to complete systems updates during the government shutdown. Given this advance notice, H&R Block has… Read More
By The Tax Institute At H&R Block
Making charitable donations, paying some bills early, selling stock for a loss and putting more in retirement accounts in December can help some taxpayers reduce their tax liability. H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) advises on how taxpayers can use these four strategies to lower their 2013 tax bills.
There is… Read More
Free, unlimited tax return preparation advice highlights online, iPad versions available now
H&R Block recently launched a new user interface for its online, software and iPad tax preparation services available for download now. The updated product features a new design and navigation to make it easier for taxpayers to complete their… Read More
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced financial results for its fiscal 2014 second quarter ended October 31, 2013. The company typically reports a second quarter operating loss due to the seasonality of the tax business.
Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Highlights1
“I’m pleased with the initiatives we have in… Read More
H&R Block – We’re here to Helpth
The Tax Institute at H&R Block Releases Findings of Affordable Care Act Health Care Engagement Tour
By Kathy Pickering
Helpth. It’s not a typo, it’s our effort to help consumers better understand how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) –– affects them and their… Read More
SALT joins H&R Block Dollars & Sense (NYSE: HRB) and DoSomething.org as official strategic partner, reaching millions of college students with free money management tips and resources
When paying for college is the No. 1 concern for young people, above death, you know the situation is dire. Three in 4 students say they don't know… Read More
H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2014 second quarter results after the New York Stock Exchange market close on Tuesday, December 10. At that time, a copy of the earnings press release will be available on the company's investor relations web site at http://investors.hrblock.com.
At 8:30 a.m. EST on Wednesday, December 11, the… Read More
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 January 2, 2014, to shareholders of record as of December 9, 2013.
The January 2 dividend payment will mark H&R Block's 205th consecutive… Read More
While H&R Block is well prepared to adjust to the IRS announcement of a delay in the opening of the 2014 tax season, we are frustrated for our clients who are among the estimated 18 million taxpayers who typically file a return in January. With a possible two-week delay beyond the original kick off date of Jan. 21, these taxpayers will be… Read More
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.