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H&R Block Reports Growth in U.S. Tax Return Volume Through April 19; To Announce Fiscal 2018 Results on June 12, 2018

April 24, 2018H&R Block today released its preliminary U.S. tax results, which reflect overall tax return volume growth compared to the prior year.

Filing an extension? Don’t forget IRS tax payment

April 18, 2018The IRS offers an extension of time to file a tax return, but not to pay any taxes due. Know what is required to avoid or minimize penalties for missing the tax deadline.

H&R Block Names Vinoo Vijay as Chief Marketing Officer

April 17, 2018H&R Block announced that Vinoo Vijay will become the company’s Chief Marketing Officer, effective April 23, 2018. Vijay brings a 20-year history of innovative and creative marketing and business accomplishments.

How to avoid the 10 most common tax penalties

April 16, 2018Penalties for not filing a tax return or not paying taxes are well-known, but there are many more tax penalties. Knowing how to avoid them when possible, and minimize them when unavoidable, is key.

H&R Block offers clutch tax tips for procrastinators

April 13, 2018The tax deadline moved back a couple days, along with H&R Block’s extended hours, gives procrastinators more time and more help to file.

Tax-advantaged accounts that save the day, tax day and everyday

April 12, 2018Tax-advantaged accounts for medical, retirement, education and child care expenses make it easier to save for future needs and save on a current – or even prior – tax bills.

H&R Block’s vast product lineup lets taxpayers file however they want

April 10, 2018The April 17 deadline is closing in on millions of taxpayers who still need to file their tax returns.

Answers to last-minute tax return questions

April 05, 2018With the clock ticking down to April 17, time is running out to answer those pressing “what if” tax questions. Even those who have already filed might face an unexpected tax “what if.”

Top tax questions and answers

April 04, 2018Nobody knows the pulse of the taxpayer the way Block does. H&R Block answers more questions from all kinds of filers than anyone else, from DIYers to assisted filers.

H&R Block advises DIY clients on how to prepare for taxes at end of season

April 03, 2018Get prepared to file your taxes yourself even if you’re a little behind schedule. H&R Block’s DIY products make it easy to file your return towards the end of tax season.

You may be procrastinating on your taxes if…

April 02, 2018Millions of taxpayers wait until the last minute to file their tax returns. In the past, more than one in three taxpayers who filed before the April deadline waited until April to file.

Cat food expenses and other unusual tax deductions

March 30, 2018One of the things people care about most when filing their tax return is getting the most money back, which means not overlooking those strange tax deductions.

Experts: no shame in tax-filing procrastination

March 29, 2018Millions of Americans still need to file their taxes. Experts challenge the stigma of procrastination and explain ways to overcome or use it to your advantage.

A guideline for paying state income tax across multiple states

March 28, 2018Learn more about income tax for those who work in multiple states, especially for the employees of the MLB. The experts at H&R Block are breaking down the rules for paying state income tax.

H&R Block hosts national shred day with free events nationwide

March 21, 2018H&R Block will host a free shredding events in 400 offices on March 24, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Adapting to the tax reform’s limits in the highest taxed states

March 20, 2018Learn about the tax reform limit to state and local tax deductions. H&R Block gives taxpayers options to maximize tax savings despite the new limitation.

H&R Block advises gig economy workers to organize tax documents, file and prepare for next year

March 19, 2018Learn more about gig economy taxes and how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act affects them, with the experts at H&R Block.

H&R Block DIY clients asking about tax refunds, extenders, child tax credit

March 15, 2018H&R Block answers the top questions from DIY clients including tax refunds, extenders, child tax credit and more.

The real gamble is not paying taxes on March Madness betting

March 13, 2018Taxpayers who win, big or not, need to report their winnings as income to the IRS. H&R Block explains why and how prizes are taxed.

H&R Block, LendingTree partner to empower clients to improve their financial well-being

March 13, 2018Convenient access to My LendingTree via taxpayers' MyBlock account gives clients convenient access to their credit score, LendingTree Academy and more.

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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.