Child care costs can range from $1,000 to $16,000 annually depending on the child’s age, the type of care provider and the state where a family lives. According to ChildCare Aware of America, the average annual fees for full‐time care in a center could reach $16,549 for an infant or could be as low as $1,070 for before- or after-school… Read More
Recent media coverage around H&R Block and the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is misleading and diverts attention from the real issues. This is not about competitive business interests. It’s about reducing fraud and protecting the future of the EITC. Anyone who says differently is not really committed to fixing a gaping hole in EITC… Read More
H&R Block, Inc. HRB the world's largest consumer tax services provider, will report fiscal 2016 first quarter results on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 after the New York Stock Exchange market close. At that time, a copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor relations website at http://investors.hrblock.com.
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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 October 1, 2015, to shareholders of record as of September 9, 2015.
The October 1 dividend payment will mark H&R Block's 212th consecutive… Read More
Taxpayers who face an IRS penalty this year are not alone. The IRS could assess more than 40 million penalties to taxpayers, totaling almost $25.6 billion in a single year.
In some situations, taxpayers may miss out on an opportunity to have their penalties removed, just because they do not know to ask for a waiver. In fact, in 2010, 91… Read More
Classes teach essentials of tax preparation
In the past year alone, federal and state tax code changes impacted health care, education, property ownership and more. Keeping up with them can be a daunting task. For those who want to know how these changes impact their lives and the lives of others, annual enrollment for H&R Block’s Income… Read More
“At H&R Block we support all intelligent efforts to reform the tax code. We have 80,000 tax professionals focused on one thing: getting our clients back every dollar they deserve. We give our clients confidence that someone has their back no matter how simple or complicated their tax return.”
- Kathy Collins, H&R Block Chief… Read More
Company expects to close its bank divestiture transaction with BofI Federal Bank (“BofI”) no later than September 30, 2015
Company expects that shortly after closing, H&R Block will cease to be regulated as a savings and loan holding company
Net, ongoing financial impact of transaction expected to dilute H&R Block earnings by… Read More
VP honored for industry leadership, philanthropic work
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) the world’s largest consumer tax preparation company, proudly congratulates Kelli Ramey, vice president of advertising and brand promotion at H&R Block, on earning the Kansas City Business Journal’s prestigious NextGen Leader.
The NextGen honorees are… Read More
Estimates show 1 million taxpayers at risk of losing ACA tax credit used for insurance premiums
If the word “audit” didn’t scare taxpayers enough, now there are at least a dozen IRS notices taxpayers could receive relating to the Affordable Care Act. The IRS recently announced one of those notices, for those who received an advance… 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.