Independent organization selects Emerald Card for its inclusion, trust, success and opportunity
H&R Block’s (NYSE: HRB) Emerald Prepaid MasterCard® won recognition as a Consumer Champion by industry publication Paybefore. A six-judge panel for the 2015 Paybefore Awards selected the Emerald Card for delivering the “best consumer… Read More
Start of e-file marks 60th tax season for H&R Block
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax services provider, begins its 60th tax season focusing on the billions of dollars in refunds that H&R Block helps its clients get each year. According to the IRS, more than three out of four taxpayers receive a federal tax… Read More
Partnership tips off Jan. 28 in Cleveland
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced a new promotional partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA). The multiyear agreement marks the company’s first-ever partnership with a North American sports league.
As Tax Services Partner of the NBA, H&R Block will make stops at… Read More
One exemplary high school and its students won $227,500 in scholarships and grants
As part of its commitment to teen financial literacy, H&R Block recently awarded $1.4 million in classroom grants and student scholarships through its H&R Block Budget Challenge. The online simulation allows students to experience paying bills, managing… Read More
Although the Affordable Care Act (ACA) made health care a tax issue, not all taxpayers are aware of the impact the ACA could have on their tax return. A recent survey by The Tax Institute at H&R Block shows that 19 percent of taxpayers are not familiar with the penalty for being without insurance. They may learn about the penalty for the… Read More
Taxpayers who bought TurboTax Basic or Deluxe software can switch to H&R Block Deluxe + State for free and get a Refund Bonus
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax services provider, is offering its Deluxe + State desktop software free to taxpayers who already purchased TurboTax’s Basic or… Read More
New DIY campaign offers consumers nine key incentives
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world’s largest consumer tax services provider is offering consumers several new features this tax filing season. Beginning today, DIYers using H&R Block’s Free Edition will receive a free federal return and a state return at a… Read More
Guarantees Consumers the Maximum Tax Refund Amount
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has launched its 2015 advertising campaign, “Get Your Billions Back, America,” which highlights the tax preparation company’s commitment to getting consumers the most money they deserve in tax refunds.
Get Your Billions Back references… Read More
ACA Tax Impact Analysis offered free to all consumers at January 8 event
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) stores nationwide will open for the company’s first-ever Affordable Care Act (ACA) Q&A Day on Thursday, Jan. 8 to help prepare consumers for the biggest tax code change in the last 20 years. H&R Block ACA… Read More
Statement from Kathy Pickering, executive director of The Tax Institute at H&R Block
H&R Block is pleased to learn today that the IRS will start accepting e-filed tax returns on January 20. This means the millions of taxpayers who typically receive a refund in early February can file as they normally would and receive their refund in 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.