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. Select your state from the dropdown list; then click "Download Update". If you don't see your state in the drop-down menu, then an update hasn't been released yet. Please check back at a later date.

    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 H&R Block™ you are updating.
  3. Close H&R Block, if it is open.
  4. Double-click the update file on your desktop (or other location where you saved it).
  5. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.