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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Host Virtual Investor Day and Report Fiscal 2021 Second Quarter Results on December 8
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) announced today that the company will host a virtual Investor Day event on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 . The meeting will be streamed live via the company’s events page on its investor relations website, located at
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 26 cents per share, payable January 4, 2021 , to shareholders of record as of December 7, 2020 .
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Toggle Summary New Data Reveal Small Businesses Could be at Greater Risk of Financial Pitfalls Headed into the Holidays and New Year
Second part of H&R Block’s “Small Business Recovery Series” study reveals nearly half of small business owners run their businesses on intuition rather than data despite continued loss of revenue KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Oct. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has released new data from
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Toggle Summary Yolande G. Piazza Joins H&R Block’s Board of Directors
Vice President, Financial Services of Google’s Cloud division brings decades of financial technology and digital innovation leadership KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Oct. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has added Yolande Piazza , Vice President, Financial Services of Google’s Cloud Division
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Joins Gender and Diversity Alliance (GDKA), Reaffirming its Commitment to Building a More Inclusive Workplace
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Sept. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) bolsters its commitment to creating a more inclusive work environment by joining the GDKA and agreeing to consistently use three key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure and improve gender and diversity in the
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Study Reveals Majority of Small Business Owners Need Personal Advice to Recover from Pandemic
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Sept. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A majority of small business owners say in the wake of the pandemic, they need one-to-one business advice. This is just one of the main findings in the first of a four-part study, “Small Business Recovery Series,” by H&R Block (NYSE: HRB)
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Toggle Summary H&R Block and Nextdoor partner to revitalize neighborhoods and spark connections with 10 community projects across the country
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) and Nextdoor announced today 10 community projects that they will support to build more resilient communities, reduce social isolation, and improve quality of life. In January 2020 , the two purpose-driven companies
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Toggle Summary Strengthening its commitment to small businesses, H&R Block announces new vice president and general manager, small business
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced that Ian Hardman joined the company as vice president and general manager, small business, advancing the company’s focus on growing its services for and support of small business owners.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Results
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Sept. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its financial results 1 for the fiscal 2021 first quarter ended July 31, 2020 . Strong finish to the tax season resulted in total U.S. tax filing growth of 3.3% 2 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Adds Chief Product and Experience Officer and Chief Financial Services Officer to Its Senior Leadership Team
Julius Lai and Les Whiting will lead important areas of the company’s long-term growth strategy KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced that Julius Lai and Les Whiting have joined the company as chief product and experience officer and chief
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Toggle Summary H&R Block pledges to advance women in all levels of leadership as a Catalyst CEO Champions for Change participant
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Women’s Equality Day is celebrated annually on August 26 to commemorate the passage of the 19th Amendment that provides equal rights to women, including the right to vote. To mark this important day, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) announces it has joined
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 26 cents per share, payable October 1, 2020 , to shareholders of record as of September 11, 2020 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Tax Return Volume Through July 17; Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Results to be Released September 1
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , July 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its preliminary results for the recent U.S. tax season that was extended due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Total U.S. tax returns prepared by or through H&R Block were 21.2 million for the period of May
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Toggle Summary H&R Block continues acceleration of women in leadership, announcing new vice president of total rewards, Lindsey Lanzisero
Lanzisero to lead the transformation of the company’s global compensation and benefits program KANSAS CITY, Mo. , June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced that Lindsey Lanzisero joined the company as Vice President of Total Rewards, to lead the company’s compensation
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Fiscal 2020 Results
Impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the extension of the U.S. federal tax filing deadline until July 15th resulted in lower fiscal 2020 revenue and earnings compared to the prior year. The company ended the fiscal year with $2.7 billion 1 in cash and announced a quarterly dividend of $0.26 per
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Toggle Summary Wave launches Wave Money, the first free combined banking, payments, and bookkeeping solution for small business
New solution offers important savings as small business owners and new entrepreneurs emerge from effects of pandemic TORONTO , June 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wave Financial Inc .—a leading provider of software solutions designed to help small business owners and entrepreneurs manage their
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal 2020 Results on June 16, 2020
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , May 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2020 results on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 after the New York Stock Exchange market close.  At that time, a copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor relations website at
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Toggle Summary H&R Block launches one of the first services to help small businesses navigate CARES Act stimulus relief options
Recovery Action Plan service includes phone consultation with an H&R Block small business expert, providing tailored guidance and personalized plan KANSAS CITY, Mo. , May 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Many small businesses are struggling with how to recover from the COVID-19 crisis, and H&R Block
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Toggle Summary H&R Block is supporting communities nationwide by thanking frontline workers with free tax preparation
During the month of May, the company is offering free expert-prepared taxes for police, firefighters, emergency medical technicians and healthcare workers KANSAS CITY, Mo. , April 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In times like these, we must all find more ways to help.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block provides an update on the impact from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today provided the following business update amidst the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. “The coronavirus pandemic is changing every aspect of our lives,” said Jeff Jones , H&R Block’s
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Results; Reiterates Fiscal Year Financial Outlook
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its U.S. tax return volume through February 28, 2020 and financial results for the fiscal 2020 third quarter ended January 31, 2020 .  The company normally reports a fiscal third quarter loss due to the
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 26 cents per share, payable April 1, 2020 , to shareholders of record as of March 17, 2020 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Tax Pro Go gives Americans the gift of extra time
National Time Refund Day celebrates time back from Tax Pro Go on Leap Day and every day KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) invites Americans to spend their extra day this Leap Year doing something they enjoy, while still preparing their taxes.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal Third Quarter Results on March 5, 2020
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2020 third quarter results on Thursday, March 5, 2020 after the New York Stock Exchange market close.  At that time, a copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor relations
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Toggle Summary H&R Block advances transformation strategy with new vice presidents
U.S. retail and information technology H&R Block executives to improve tax pro experience, deliver improved virtual client experience and enhance operational excellence KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To take its tax experience from industry leading to industry defining, H&R
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Toggle Summary H&R Block and Nextdoor Partner to Make Every Block Better
Nominations open for neighborhood improvement projects, with 10 slated for this spring KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) is partnering with Nextdoor, the neighborhood hub, to ask Americans to nominate an improvement project in their neighborhood, ultimately
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Toggle Summary H&R Block named one of the “Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality”
H&R Block receives 100% score on Corporate Equality Index and CEO Jeff Jones signs CEO pledge on diversity and inclusion KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) earned 100% in the Human Rights Campaign’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block employees hold nationwide school re-supply drive
H&R Block helps Make Every Block Better by donating supplies to local schools in need KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: As part of H&R Block’s commitment to Make Every Block Better, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) is hosting a school re-supply drive in offices nationwide through Jan.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Makes 2020 the Year to Switch to Block
With great value, multiple filing options and easy switching -- it’s better with Block KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) is kicking off tax season 2020 by giving people more reasons to choose Block to prepare their taxes because, “It’s Better with Block.”
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Toggle Summary High-tech meets taxes with H&R Block’s virtual tax prep service, Tax Pro Go
Digitally enabled service offers busy Americans expert tax preparation without the office visit KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) continues Tax Pro Go ℠ as an easy, convenient way for busy Americans to get their taxes done by an expert tax professional
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Toggle Summary H&R Block’s virtual tax prep service, Tax Pro Go, now available for $99 at 3,300 Walmart retail locations
Get an expert-prepared tax return, without the office visit, no matter your tax situation KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) announced today its virtual tax prep service, Tax Pro Go ℠, is now available for $99 at 3,300 Walmart stores nationwide.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block offers easiest way to get the most money interest free with Refund Advance loan of up to $3,500 starting Jan. 4
Transforming the taxpayer experience with transparency, no interest and no loan fees KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) offers tax office clients the easiest way to get the most money interest free through applying for a Refund Advance Loan * of up to $3,500
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Online offers easy do-it-yourself tax preparation, with the confidence of Online Assist expert help
H&R Block’s cost-effective online products typically cost at least $10 less than TurboTax® KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block’s (NYSE: HRB) DIY Online tax products are now available at hrblock.com and in the Apple and Google Play stores, offering an easy, cost-effective
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Toggle Summary H&R Block commits to Make Every Block Better in communities across the country
The company’s new community impact platform seeks to build connections in communities and support small business owners ­ KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At a time when many people are experiencing increased social isolation, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced its commitment
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2020 Second Quarter Results and Reiterates Fiscal Year Outlook
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its financial results for the fiscal 2020 second quarter ended October 31, 2019.  The company normally reports a fiscal second quarter loss due to the seasonality of its tax business.  The fiscal second
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Emerald Advance® line of credit gives consumers access to up to $1,000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block knows the unexpected need for cash can pop up. Consumers need access to money and Block can provide access to up to $1,000 upon approval with the H&R Block Emerald Advance ®  line of credit .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal Second Quarter Results December 4, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2020 second quarter results on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 after the New York Stock Exchange market close.  At that time, a copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor
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Toggle Summary H&R Block DIY desktop tax software 2019 on sale now for tax season 2020
Normally priced at least $10 less than TurboTax®, clients get exceptional value and easy access to expert help throughout the tax preparation process KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) DIY desktop tax software 2019 , for tax season 2020, is available for
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Toggle Summary H&R Block announces addition to its Board of Directors
­ Anu Gupta, Chief Operating Officer of Jyve Corp. , brings background in innovation and operational excellence KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) announced today the appointment of Anuradha (Anu) Gupta, Chief Operating Officer of Jyve Corp.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 26 cents per share, payable January 2, 2020 , to shareholders of record as of December 9, 2019 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block recognizes three featured franchisees among more than 1,000
Award winners recognized at annual national convention for leading in key growth areas and providing help to H&R Block clients and communities From left to right: H&R Block President and CEO Jeff Jones; H&R Block franchisee Nathan Cour of North Windham, Connecticut; H&R Block franchisees T.J.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Names Jamil Khan as Chief Strategy & Development Officer
New C-suite position will help guide the company’s long-term strategy and growth opportunities KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Oct. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) announces that Jamil Khan will join the company as Chief Strategy & Development Officer effective October 28, 2019 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to invest in Kansas City startup community through KCRise Fund II
H&R Block CEO announced $2 million investment at #Back2KC event   KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) will invest $2 million in KCRise Fund II, the second venture capital fund of KCRise that was launched in 2019. The fund invests in high-growth, early-stage
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Toggle Summary New and rising talent to advance H&R Block’s transformation strategy
Elevating H&R Block talent with 10 new vice presidents hired and promoted this year   KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Oct. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the first year of its new multiyear strategy, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) removed the mystery around the cost of tax prep with upfront, transparent pricing ,
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Toggle Summary IRS letters trigger anxieties on cryptocurrency, estimated payments and much more
H&R Block can offer solutions to taxpayers who have or will receive an IRS letter or notice   KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In addition to its typical cadence of taxpayer correspondence, the IRS has also begun sending roughly 10,000 letters to taxpayers with virtual currency
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2020 First Quarter Results
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its financial results for the fiscal 2020 first quarter ended July 31, 2019.  The company normally reports a fiscal first quarter loss due to the seasonality of its tax business.  The fiscal first
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 26 cents per share, payable October 1, 2019 , to shareholders of record as of September 13, 2019 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal First Quarter Results August 28, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2020 first quarter results on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 after the New York Stock Exchange market close.  At that time, a copy of the press release will be available on the company's investor
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Toggle Summary Americans place significant pressures on themselves to reach life milestones
New research from H&R Block explores the mindsets of newlyweds, new parents and first-time homeowners KANSAS CITY, Mo. , July 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly 60% of Americans constantly worry about money and almost half (49%) believe that their financial struggles have prevented them from
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Completes Acquisition of Wave Financial
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , July 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Wave HQ Inc. (formerly known as Wave Financial Inc. , “Wave”), a rapidly growing financial solutions platform focused on changing the way
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