H&R BlockBasic

Available on 12/5

"H&R Block is one of the elite online tax software products on the market. With logical workflows and a clean design, H&R Block simplifies the tax filing process and allows you to complete your taxes with confidence."

– Reviews.com, February 2014

Best For Simple Tax Situations

Free Technical Support

Do you need help along the way or do you have a question about the product? Get help from a live person through real-time chat or phone.

Save Time

Quickly and easily import your W-2, 1099, and last year's tax data – Free. We'll do the work for you so you don’t need to re-enter last year’s data.

We Make It Easy To Switch

We’ll make it convenient to switch to H&R Block by importing your tax data from TurboTax® or TaxACT® - Free!

Free Storage

Store and save your tax return for three years so you can access your tax data at any time.

Supported Forms

Supports form 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ and more. View our list of all Supported Forms.

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100% Accuracy Guaranteed

When it comes to filing your taxes, there's no margin for error with calculations. Which is why our calculations are so accurate, we guarantee them.7

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Maximum Refund Guaranteed

We work hard to get you the maximum refund so you get every penny you’re due. And, no one can get your refund faster!6

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Worry-Free Audit Support®

Being audited can feel intimidating. Only H&R Block helps you prepare for an audit and provides a tax professional to represent you in person — for free.2 We’re there for you, even after you file.

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Free Advice From an Expert

Free Advice From An Expert

Have tax questions along the way? We’re here to help! Only H&R Block offers access to a tax expert so you can get FREE tax advice at any point along the way through real-time chat.1

With our products you get the most accurate calculations6 and the best value

H&R Block TurboTax®
Basic9 $34.99 $34.99
Audit Support With In-Person Representation FREE $39.99
TOTAL PRICE $34.99 $74.98
Tax Advice From a Tax Expert
100% Accuracy and Maximum Refund guarantee
A step-by-step Q&A guides you through your return
Easily import data from other tax software programs
Quickly and easily import your W-2, 1099 data, and last year’s return
Automatic double checking of your return for issues
Free expert advice from a community


  • Windows
  • XP, Vista or Windows 7
  • Internet Explorer® 7.0 and above
  • Firefox 3.6 and above
  • Chrome 16 and above
  • Safari 5.1.2 and above
  • Mac
  • OS 10.5 and above
  • Safari 5.1.2 and above
  • Firefox 3.5 and above
  • Chrome 16 and above
  • Hardware
  • Internet Connection
  • Memory for Windows: 512 MB or more
  • Memory for Mac: 128 MB or more for G3 or G4
  • 1024 x 768, SVGA color monitor
  • Ink jet or laser printer
  • Speakers and sound card


The help you need, every step of the way, for free

H&R Block Basic

  • Free Audit Support, including a tax pro to represent you if you’re audited2
  • Real-time chat with a tax expert online, as much as you need, for free1.
  • Maximum Refund – Guaranteed6

Available on 12/5

Own A Home Or Have Investments?

Try H&R Block Deluxe

  • Guidance on home mortgage interest and real estate tax deductions
  • Optimize tax savings from charitable donations
  • Assistance with investment and retirement income
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