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H&R Block to Release Fiscal Third Quarter Results March 6, 2018

February 15, 2018

Divorce fallout extends to tax pitfalls

February 14, 2018Major life events, including changes in relationships, can have a big impact on the tax return. H&R Block offers tips for handling divorce and taxes.

H&R Block history of innovation, began with its 1955 founding, continues today

February 08, 2018H&R Block continues to spur innovations in tax, business and technology in its 63-year history. 

H&R Block personalizes analysis of tax reform impact

February 07, 2018H&R Block is giving clients a forward look review to show them how the tax reform legislation Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will impact them.

Expats face unique tax challenges including missing IRS letters, higher IRS scrutiny

February 06, 2018For many expats, working with the IRS has become increasingly difficult including missing IRS letters and higher IRS scrutiny

Fraud prevention checklist to protect tax identity

February 01, 2018Tax identity theft is a multi-million-dollar business. In 2016, the IRS identified more than 1 million fraudulent returns.

Millions can file for free at H&R Block offices

February 01, 2018The free federal 1040EZ from H&R Block will allow millions of taxpayers to file a federal 1040EZ for free through Feb. 28 at participating offices.

H&R Block offering five free prep/filing options, IRS e-file opens

January 29, 2018H&R Block offering five free tax prep and filing options as IRS e-file opens. This includes partnerships with the United Way and military.

Complicated earned income credit eligibility means 1 in 5 don’t claim the valuable tax credit

January 26, 201820 percent of eligible taxpayers do not claim the Earned Income Tax Credit due to the misunderstanding of the requirements which can be proven costly.

After a bust, a tax franchise business boom

January 25, 2018Jesse and Doris Willard started a tax business, lost it in the housing crash, then found success as H&R Block franchisees.

H&R Block offers free ITIN renewals

January 25, 2018H&R Block is offering free ITIN application renewals for close to a million taxpayers who have an expiring individual taxpayer identification number.

How to make the most of tax deductions for homeowners

January 23, 2018Changes to mortgage interest tax deduction and a cap on certain itemized deductions could alter the tax benefits of owning a home.

New Survey Finds Majority of Millennials Stress Over Filing Taxes

January 22, 2018United Way and H&R Block partner to bring MyFreeTaxes. It's a free, easy and safe tool for anyone earning less than $66,000 to file federal and state taxes.

Refund Advance at H&R Block remains great way for qualifying filers to get access to up to $3,000, even during a government shutdown

January 19, 2018Despite the federal government shutdown, H&R Block will continue to assist the millions of taxpayers who want their tax refund as soon as possible.

How to apply for or complete an ITIN renewal

January 17, 2018Applying for an individual taxpayer identification number for the first time or renewing an expiring ITIN, it could take up to 14 weeks.

Major life changes and taxes

January 17, 2018Life changes, both good and bad, usually mean contacting the people who matter the most to share the news and they could impact your tax return.

H&R Block enters exclusive partnership with Walmart

January 16, 2018H&R Block will be the new, exclusive DIY desktop tax software provider available at Walmart stores nationwide, and sold directly by Walmart on

H&R Block reminds taxpayers document organization eases tax prep

January 15, 2018The tax professionals at H&R Block are sharing why organizing the correct financial documents and diy products is so important when filing your tax return.

Start of tax season means refunds and reform confront taxpayers

January 11, 2018Nearly half of American taxpayers are somewhat or very dependent on receiving tax refunds from the IRS to help meet financial commitments.

H&R Block’s new Self-Employed product integrates Stride’s tax app, talks business, delivers value and expertise

January 05, 2018Stride partnership makes tracking expenses, discovering deductions and preparing returns easier for self-employed taxpayers

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Tax Reform: Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

H&R Block advises taxpayers that while many of the changes will not affect individual taxpayers’ tax liability until they file their 2018 tax return in 2019, virtually all taxpayers will be impacted beginning January 1, 2018 including changes to their paychecks in early 2018.

DIY Products

Learn more about H&R Block’s DIY products. Throughout the tax season, this page will be updated to include press releases, product comparison sheets, graphics and other content.

H&R Block Tax Pro Go

Starting Jan. 5, with the innovative, new H&R Block Tax Pro GoSM experience, H&R Block clients can do what they want and get their taxes done by a tax professional.

Disaster and Casualty Loss Tax Advisory Service

H&R Block will be offering a new, nationwide free tax advisory service to help victims navigate extensive tax relief options

H&R Block with Watson

H&R Block explains how the new collaboration with Watson affects you and your taxes.


A new tax law requires the IRS to hold entire refunds of millions of taxpayers until at least Feb. 15.