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H&R Block Online Deluxe or Premium, or H&R Block Software Basic, Deluxe, Premium or Premium & Business get unlimited sessions of live, personal tax advice with a tax professional. You can ask our tax advisors an unlimited number of questions at no extra cost. Standard live chat hours apply (10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Mon.-Fri; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sat.-Sun. (all times CT).
Free In-person Audit Support is available only for clients who purchase and use H&R Block desktop software solutions to prepare and successfully file their 2016 individual income tax return (federal or state). It does not provide for reimbursement of any taxes, penalties, or interest imposed by taxing authorities and does not include legal representation. Additional terms and restrictions apply; See
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If the online tax preparation or tax software makes an arithmetic error that results in your payment of a penalty and/or interest to the IRS that you would otherwise not have been required to pay, H&R Block will reimburse you up to a maximum of $10,000. Terms and conditions apply; see
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State e-file available within the program. An additional fee applies for online. State e-file not available in NH. Additional state programs are extra. Most state programs are available in January. Release dates vary by state. Online AL, DC and TN do not support nonresident forms for state e-file. Software DE, HI, LA, ND and VT do not support part-year or nonresident forms.
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℠ prices are ultimately determined at the time of print or e-file. All prices are subject to change without notice. A simple tax return excludes self-employment income (Schedule C), capital gains and losses (Schedule D), rental and royalty income (Schedule E), farm income (Schedule F) shareholder/partnership income or loss (Schedule K-1), and earned income credit (Schedule EIC).
State programs can be added within the program for an additional cost. Most state programs available in January. Release dates vary by state. The following states do not support part-year/nonresident forms: AL, DC, HI and MT.
Enrolled Agents do not provide legal representation; signed Power of Attorney required. Audit services constitute tax advice only. Consult an attorney for legal advice. Void where prohibited.
Starting January 6, 2017
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State e-file not available in NH. Most state programs are available in January. Release dates vary by state. DE, HI, LA and VT do not support part-year / nonresident forms. State e-file available within the program for an additional fee. Additional state programs are extra.
State programs can be downloaded within the program for an additional cost.
All prices are subject to change without notice.
One state program can be downloaded at no additional cost from within the program. Additional state programs extra.
One personal state program and unlimited business state program downloads are included with the purchase of this software. Additional personal state programs extra.
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Results vary. All tax situations are different. Fees apply if you have us file a corrected or amended return. The IRS allows taxpayers to amend returns from the previous three tax years to claim additional refunds to which they are entitled. Applies to individual tax returns only. At participating offices.
Price for Federal 1040EZ may vary at certain locations. See local office for pricing.
Type of federal return filed is based on taxpayer's personal situation and IRS rules/regulations. Form 1040EZ is generally used by single/married taxpayers with taxable income under $100,000, no dependents, no itemized deductions, and certain types of income (including wages, salaries, tips, taxable scholarships or fellowship grants, and unemployment compensation). Additional fees apply with Earned Income Credit and you file any other returns such as city or local income tax returns, or if you select other products and services such as Refund Transfer. Available at participating U.S. locations.
If H&R Block makes an error on your return, we'll pay resulting penalties and interest.
If you discover an H&R Block error on your return that entitles you to a larger refund (or smaller tax liability), we'll refund the tax prep fee for that return and file an amended return at no additional charge. Refund claims must be made during the calendar year in which the return was prepared.
By authorizing H&R Block to e-file your tax return or by taking the completed return to file, you are accepting the return and are obligated to pay all fees when due.
H&R Block will explain the position taken by the IRS or other taxing authority and assist you in preparing an audit response. Does not include Audit Representation.
H&R Block provides tax advice only through Peace of Mind
® Extended Service Plan, Audit Assistance and Audit Representation. Consult your own attorney for legal advice. Power of Attorney required. Void where prohibited. Conditions apply. See Peace of Mind ® Terms for details. Available only at participating H&R Block offices. CAA service not available at all locations. H&R Block does not provide immigration services. An ITIN is an identification number issued by the U.S. government for tax reporting only. Having an ITIN does not change your immigration status. You are required to meet government requirements to receive your ITIN. Additional fees and restrictions may apply.
If the ITIN is for a dependent, the documentation provided must prove that the dependent is a U.S. National or a resident in the United States, Mexico or Canada. Dependents must meet all the other tests for qualifying child or qualifying relative.
Supporting Identification Documents must be original or copies certified by the issuing agency. Original supporting documentation for dependents must be included in the application.
At participating offices. Results may vary. All tax situations are different and not everyone gets a refund. Fees apply if you have us file a corrected or amended return. The IRS allows taxpayers to amend returns from the previous three tax years to claim additional refunds to which they are entitled. Applies to individual tax returns only.
Void if sold, purchased or transferred, and where prohibited. Offer valid for mail recipient only. Valid only at participating offices. Coupon must be presented prior to completion of initial tax office interview and many not be combined with any other offer, promotion or discount. Offer valid only with paid preparation of original 2016 personal income tax return. Expires 4/10/2017.
Audit services only available at participating offices.
Comparison based on paper check mailed from the IRS.
Amended tax returns not included in flat fees. A separate agreement is required for all Tax Audit & Notice Services. Tax Audit & Notice Services include tax advice only. Consult your own attorney for legal advice. A Power of Attorney may be required for some Tax Audit & Notice Services.
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Tax Identity Shield Terms, Conditions and Limitations for complete details. Valid at participating U.S. offices for an original 2016 personal income tax return. Discount may not be used for Form 1040EZ or combined with any other offer or promotion. Type of form filed is based on your personal tax situation and IRS rules/regulations. Void if transferred and where prohibited. Coupon must be presented prior to completion of initial tax office interview. No cash value. Valid January 3, 2017 – April 10, 2017.
Neither you nor the person you referred is eligible for this offer if the referred individual does not present the Send A Friend coupon prior to the completion of the initial tax office interview. Referred client must be a new client, defined as an individual who did not use H&R Block or Block Advisors office services to prepare his or her prior-year tax return. Discount valid only for tax prep fees for an original 2016 personal income tax return prepared in a participating office. May not be combined with any other offer, special promotion or pricing program, including Second Look
® Review and Free 1040EZ. Void if sold, purchased or transferred, and where prohibited. No cash value. At participating U.S. offices only. Expires 4/17/2017. Referring client will receive a $25 gift card for each valid new client referred, limit two. Gift card will be mailed approximately two weeks after referred client has had his or her taxes prepared in an H&R Block or Block Advisors office and paid for that tax preparation. Referred client must have taxes prepared by April 17, 2017. For Official Rules and Alternate Method of Entry, visit hrblock.com/grand. Open to legal U.S. residents (50 states + DC & PR) age 18+. Entry Period: 1/4/16–2/15/16. One entry per taxpayer with paid federal tax return. Daily drawings 1/16/16–2/15/16 + final drawing on 2/19/16. 1,000 winners per drawing; 32,000 winners total. Total ARV: $32,000,000. Void where prohibited.
The tax identity theft risk assessment will be provided in January 2018. The tax identity theft risk assessment is based on various data sources and actual risk may vary beyond factors included in analysis.
Due to federally declared disaster in 2016 and/or 2017, the IRS will allow affected taxpayers an extended filing date to file and pay for their 2016 taxes. See
IRS.gov for details. Free ITIN application services available only at participating H&R Block offices, and applies only when completing an original federal tax return (prior or current year). CAA service not available at all locations.
The Send A Friend coupon must be presented prior to the completion of initial tax office interview. Referred client must be a new client, defined as an individual who did not use H&R Block or Block Advisors office services to prepare his or her prior-year tax return. Discount valid only for tax prep fees for an original 2016 personal income tax return prepared in a participating office. May not be combined with any other offer, special promotion or pricing program, including Free 1040EZ. Void if sold, purchased or transferred, and where prohibited. No cash value. Must be a resident of the U.S., in a participating U.S. office. Expires 4/10/2017. Referring client will receive a $20 gift card for each valid new client referred, limit two. Gift card will be mailed approximately two weeks after referred client has had his or her taxes prepared in an H&R Block or Block Advisors office and paid for that tax preparation. Referred client must have taxes prepared by April 10, 2017. H&R Block employees, including Tax Professionals, are excluded.
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For a full schedule of Emerald Card fees, see your Cardholder Agreement.
Payroll, unemployment, government benefits and other direct deposit funds are available on effective date of settlement with provider. Please check with your employer or benefits provider as they may not offer direct deposit or partial direct deposit. Faster access to funds is based on comparison of traditional banking policies for check deposits versus electronic direct deposit.
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Refund Transfer (RT) is a tax refund-related deposit product provided by BofI Federal Bank, Member FDIC. Fees apply. You must meet legal requirements for opening a bank account. RT is a bank deposit, not a loan, and is limited to the size of your refund less applicable fees. You can e-file your return and get your refund without an RT, a loan or extra fees. Maine License No.: FRA2. Available at participating offices.
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US Mastercard Zero Liability does not apply to commercial accounts (except for small business card programs). Conditions and exceptions – see your Cardholder Agreement for details about reporting lost or stolen cards and liability for unauthorized transactions.
Requires purchase of a Refund Transfer (RT), for which a temporary bank account is required and fees apply. See RT Application for full terms and conditions. RT is provided by BofI Federal Bank, Member FDIC. Fees apply. You must meet legal requirements for opening a bank account. A RT is a bank deposit, not a loan, and is limited to the size of your refund less applicable fees. You can electronically file your return and receive your refund without a RT, a loan or extra fees. H&R Block Maine License Number: FRA2. Available at participating offices. RT is a tax refund-related deposit product.
Availability of Refund Transfer (RT) funds varies by state. Funds will be applied to your selected method of disbursement once they are received from the state taxing authority.
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Transferring funds from another bank account to your Emerald Card may not be available to all cardholders and other terms and conditions apply. There are limits on the total amount you can transfer and how often you can request transfers. BofI Federal Bank does not charge a fee for this service; please see your bank for details on its fees.
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Income Tax Course
Enrollment in, or completion of the H&R Block Income Tax Course is neither an offer nor a guarantee of employment. Additional qualifications may be required. Enrollment restrictions apply. Book or other fees may also apply. Additional training may be required in MD and other states. This course is not intended for, nor open to any persons who are either currently employed by or seeking employment with any professional tax preparation company or organization other than H&R Block. During the course, should H&R Block learn of any student's employment or intended employment with a competing professional tax preparation company or service, H&R Block reserves the right to immediately cancel the student's enrollment. In the event of such cancellation, the student will not be entitled to a refund of any fees paid. Valid at participating locations only. Void where prohibited. H&R Block is an equal opportunity employer.
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H&R Block has been approved by the California Tax Education Council to offer The H&R Block Income Tax Course, course number 64136, which fulfills the 60-hour "qualifying education" requirement imposed by the State of California to become a tax preparer. A listing of additional requirements to register as a tax preparer may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA 95812-2890; toll-free by phone at (877) 850-2832; or at www.ctec.org. The course consists of 81 hours of instruction in Oregon and 88 hours of instruction in California
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90 PROVIDENCE ST PUTNAM, CT Tax Office is rated
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