Does My Computer Meet H&R Block Software System Requirements?

To install your tax software, your computer needs to be able to meet several H&R Block software system requirements. Without these basic requirements, the H&R Block Tax Software might not be able to function properly on your computer.

The H&R Block Tax Software system requirements are:

  • Operating System:
    • Windows® 8.1 / 10
    • Mac OS® X 10.13 or higher
  • Browser:
    • Windows: Internet Explorer® 11 or higher
    • Mac®: Safari® 13.1.2 or higher
  • Hard-Disk Space: 170MB
  • CD-ROM Drive: 2X CD-ROM drive
  • Monitor: 1024×768, SVGA color monitor
  • Printer: Compatible inkjet or laser
  • Speakers and Sound Card: For videos / animations

You’ll also need an internet connection to meet H&R Block software system requirements.

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Where can I buy an H&R Block tax software CD to do my 2020 taxes?

We are no longer offering H&R Block tax software CDs, but there are other ways to download our software. Learn more about your tax filing options.