H&R Block Mission
In 1955, two brothers set out to provide the public with the highest quality tax services. Today, we continue to serve our clients, our community, and our brand with the same passion our founders held. This is H&R Block.
We started with a simple principle. It still guides us to this day.
The H&R Block mission is simple. We look at your life through tax, and we find ways to help. We’ve been true to that mission since the beginning when brothers Henry and Richard Bloch founded the company in 1955. In that time, we’ve prepared more than 720 million tax returns. And we’ve grown to have company-owned and franchise retail locations in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories, on U.S. military bases internationally and around the world.
As times changed, so has H&R Block.
The brand synonymous with taxes for decades continues to lead the industry with innovative thinking and advanced technology. Millions of clients also use our digital solutions to prepare their tax returns. And now every H&R Block Tax Professional has the added power of data to help get clients their maximum refund. By combining the knowledge of our highly trained professionals with cognitive computing technology, we’re offering clients our most personalized tax experience ever. This is the future H&R Block is building. It’s one our founders would be proud of – and one that is true to our mission of looking at life through taxes, and finding ways to help.
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We serve our community with the same passion we serve our clients.
At H&R Block, we believe in doing the right thing. It’s a belief that goes beyond tax preparation. We’re committed to serving the community and continuing the philanthropic tradition established by our founders Henry and Richard Bloch.