SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Winter Matthew E

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O H&R BLOCK
ONE H&R BLOCK WAY

(Street)
KANSAS CITY MO 64105

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
11/03/2017
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
H&R BLOCK INC [ HRB ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
Remarks:
Exhibit 24 Power of Attorney
No securities are beneficially owned.
Scott W. Andreasen, per Power of Attorney 11/06/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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LIMITED POWER OF ATTORNEY
(SECTION 16 FILINGS)

	Know all by these presents, that the undersigned, Matthew E. Winter, hereby 
constitutes and appoints each of Scott W. Andreasen, Katharine M. Haynes, and 
Thomas A. Gerke, signing singly, the undersigned's true and lawful 
attorney-in-fact to prepare, execute, and acknowledge Forms 3, 4 and 5 
(including any amendments thereto and other actions or filings necessary for or 
related to such forms) with respect to the securities of H&R Block, Inc., a 
Missouri corporation (the "Company") and to deliver and file such forms with the
  United States Securities and Exchange Commission, any national securities 
exchange, and the Company, as considered necessary or advisable under Section 
16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules and regulations 
promulgated thereunder, as amended from time to time; it being understood that 
the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned 
pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such 
terms and conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in such 
attorney-in-fact's discretion.
	
	The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and 
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite, 
necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any rights and powers herein 
granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or could 
do if personally present, with full power of substitution or revocation, hereby 
ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact shall lawfully do or 
cause
 to be done by virtue of this Power of Attorney and the rights and powers 
herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing 
attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the 
undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the 
undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities 
Exchange Act of 1934.

	This Power of Attorney supersedes and replaces all previously executed Powers 
of Attorney with respect to the matters contained herein. This Power of Attorney
  shall remain in full force and effect until the undersigned is no longer 
required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings of 
and transactions in securities issued by the Company, unless earlier revoked by 
the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the Secretary of the Company.  

	IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be 
executed this 25th day of September, 2017.


/s/ Matthew E. Winter		
Matthew E. Winter

State of Illinois	)
County of Cook	)

	On the date set forth above, before me appeared Matthew E. Winter, who is 
personally known to me as the person who executed the foregoing instrument, and 
such person duly acknowledged that such person executed and delivered the same 
for the purposes therein expressed.

/s/ Lisa M. Reardon		
Notary Public

My Commission Expires: June 25, 2019