Download and Install State Updates –
Windows Operating System

Updates are currently unavailable for Tax Year 2016 products. Please check back in mid-January. For Tax Year 2015 and older products, see Prior Year Software Updates.

To Update H&R Block Software, just follow these easy steps:

  1. Choose your state from the drop-down list and then click Download Update. If you don't see your state in the drop-down list, then there’s no update for your state. If you think there should be an update, just check back later.

    Download Update
  2. When prompted to save the update file to disk, save it to your desktop. The file will be named HRBlock_2016_North_Carolina_Updater_A.exe or something similar, depending on which version of the software you’re updating.
  3. If your H&R Block software is open, close it now.
  4. Double-click the update file on your desktop.
  5. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.