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 annual tax return ritual, the self-employed must make quarterly estimated tax payments. The next… Read More
By The Tax Institute At H&R Block
For some kids, summer means sleeping in and doing whatever they want, while others have a schedule as structured as a school day. Depending on how kids spend their summers, their parents could be eligible to claim the Child and Dependent Care Credit.
Based on income, the credit can be claimed for up to… Read More
H&R Block, Inc. HRB , the world's largest consumer tax services provider, has changed the scheduled time of its fiscal 2014 earnings conference call for analysts, institutional investors, and shareholders to 8:30 a.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. A copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor relations… Read More
At today’s Council for Electronic Revenue Communication Advancement (CERCA) spring meeting in Washington, D.C., Mark Ciaramitaro spoke to government, policy and tax industry leaders on the next steps required to ensure the effective implementation of the Affordable Care Act next tax season.
By Mark Ciaramitaro
VP, health care enrollment… Read More
H&R Block offers advice and assistance to expats wondering about filing, health care requirements
With their tax filing deadline approaching, it is likely 1 in 3 U.S. expats hasn’t filed a 2013 tax return, according to an H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) survey. Since the United States is one of the only countries that taxes income based on… 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 July 1, 2014, to shareholders of record as of June 16, 2014.
The July 1 dividend payment will mark H&R Block's 207th consecutive quarterly… Read More
Today, the U.S. House Ways & Means Subcommittee on Oversight held a hearing on IRS oversight and the 2014 individual income tax filing season just completed. The IRS has indicated that in fiscal year 2013, it collected over $2.8 trillion in taxes, processed 145.9 million individual tax returns, and issued $364.3 billion in refunds.
The… Read More
Highlighting the importance of financial literacy in a showcase of educational prowess, teams of high school students nationwide competed for more than $70,000 in college scholarships and cash prizes during the inaugural H&R Block Dollars & Sense Financial Literacy Promotion Project. Competitors created campaigns designed to educate their… Read More
Total revenues increase over the prior year, due to pricing changes, improved client mix, and online monetization efforts
As anticipated, share of total U.S. returns to decline, primarily due to company’s decision to discontinue its free Federal 1040EZ promotion
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax… Read More
This year, an estimated 10 million taxpayers will apply for a tax filing extension, giving them six more months to prepare and file accurate tax returns. The extension also helps them avoid the 5-percent monthly failure-to-file penalty. Through April 15, clients who file an extension at participating H&R Block tax offices are eligible for a… 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.