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Toggle Summary Mia Mends and Sean Cohan Join H&R Block’s Board of Directors
Company’s new board members bring backgrounds focused on transformation and growth KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has added two members to its board of directors effective April 1 , Mia Mends , recently named Global Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer
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Toggle Summary H&R Block has your back: Ready to assist filers with 2020 unemployment income
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block’s (NYSE: HRB) DIY products and offices are ready to help clients with unemployment income in 2020 claim the new tax break in the American Rescue Plan Act. For clients with 2020 unemployment income who already filed their taxes through
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Toggle Summary Helping Small Business Owners Realize the Tax Benefits of the American Rescue Plan
Block Advisors helps small business owners leverage the tax benefits of stimulus aid and other pandemic-related business impacts KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Rescue Plan includes a third wave of stimulus relief for small businesses, extending or expanding many
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Toggle Summary Emerald Card clients have received their third stimulus
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) announced that third stimulus payments to Emerald Cards finished processing today. Late last week, the IRS shared in a press release that the first wave of stimulus payments would arrive in bank accounts by Wednesday, March
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Toggle Summary IRS Announces Third Stimulus Payment Distribution Begins: Update for H&R Block Clients
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) understands how important coronavirus relief benefits, including third stimulus payments, are to millions of American households and small business owners. The  IRS announced  many people will receive third stimulus
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Four Vice Presidents to Leadership Team
New leaders help company drive next phase of growth KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) today announced four vice presidents in its U.S. retail and product & experience organizations, who will lead teams looking to redefine the marketplace and disrupt business
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Toggle Summary Congress Passed the American Rescue Plan – What You Need to Know
Online tools and resource hubs from H&R Block help individuals, families, and small business owners understand available relief and key changes with the third stimulus KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, which will bring
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Fiscal 2021 Third Quarter Results; Reiterates Fiscal Year Financial Outlook
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its financial results 1 for the fiscal 2021 third quarter ended January 31, 2021 . Company reiterates its revenue growth and earnings outlook for the fiscal year.
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Toggle Summary Making Small Business Tax Filing Simple with a Seamless “Books-to-Tax” Service
Tax services integration transfers data between Wave’s software and Block Advisors’ small business certified tax pros KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paperwork, tracking income and expenses, and other accounting tasks aren’t likely why small business owners started their
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 03, 2021 (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, 2021 , to shareholders of record as of March 16, 2021 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Recognized as One of Best Places to Work in 2021 for LGBTQ Equality
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With a perfect 100% score on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) was recognized as one of HRC’s “Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality.” H&R Block is one of just eight companies in Kansas City , and
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal Third Quarter Results on March 9, 2021
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2021 third quarter results on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 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 Providing Help to Associates, Customers, and Communities Recovering from Historic Winter Storm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Millions of Americans have been affected by the recent winter storm that brought catastrophic power outages, flooding, and water shortages to communities across Texas and many parts of the United States .
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Toggle Summary New Study Reveals Ongoing Revenue Woes for Small Businesses, with Black-Owned Businesses Disproportionately Affected from Lingering Pandemic
With a renewed focus on helping small businesses, Block Advisors develops program aimed at alleviating pandemic-related strain on Black small business owners KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to new data from its ongoing “Small Business Recovery Series” study, Block
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Toggle Summary U.S. expats have tax filing help with H&R Block’s new DIY tax software
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unlike most countries, American expats, which includes U.S. citizens and permanent residents, still need to file U.S. federal income taxes while living and earning income abroad. Tax filing is especially important for U.S.
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Toggle Summary A Refund Advance Loan at H&R Block Could Mean up to $3,500 Today in the Pockets of Hardworking Americans After Filing Their Tax Returns
KANSAS CITY, Mo , Feb. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After a challenging 2020, one thing can be very simple for taxpayers this year: getting quick access to money. Last year more than 125 million people received a tax refund, with the average refund amount of more than $2,500 .
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Toggle Summary Nextdoor and H&R Block Team Up Again in 2021 to Connect and Uplift Neighborhoods, Small Businesses Across the Country
The companies will select community improvement projects that support neighborhoods and small businesses, positively impacting millions of Americans nationwide KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At a time when loneliness and social isolation are rising, research shows that knowing
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Toggle Summary Consumers Find Expertise and Care Anywhere for Tax Filing with H&R Block’s New Ad Campaign
Block offers easy in-person and virtual options to get expert help for all tax situations KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) released its 2021 tax season ad campaign showcasing how Block’s expert care is easily available to all customers from home, in
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Toggle Summary Americans’ Need for Tax Expertise and Help Grows with New Tax Changes and More Uncertainty Due to COVID-19
H&R Block Provides Answers and Several Safe Options as People Prepare to File Their Taxes KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The pandemic has changed nearly every American’s life, and how people prepare to file taxes this year is no exception as they navigate uncertainties
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Toggle Summary Block Advisors Small Business Certified Tax Pros Help Small Business Owners Navigate the Current Stimulus Bill
Specially trained tax pros can help explain relief options and tax implications KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The stimulus package signed into law in late December includes more relief for struggling small business owners, including a second round of Payroll Protection
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Customers: Unsure Where Your Stimulus Money Is? We’re Here to Help
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, millions of Americans will receive a second stimulus payment as the IRS set January 4 as the official payment date of all direct deposits for stimulus money. The IRS has shared that most people will receive their second stimulus payment as
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Toggle Summary Americans Can Get Answers about Second Stimulus with Help and Resources from H&R Block
Payment Calculator and Resource Hubs Inform Individuals, Families, and Small Business Owners KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As millions of Americans prepare to receive a second stimulus check and small business owners await extended relief as part of The Coronavirus Response
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Toggle Summary In a Year of Unexpected Events, H&R Block Could Fill the Financial Gap
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a year like 2020 filled with the unexpected, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) knows the need for money can arise. Now through January 9, 2021 , those who are approved could have access to up to $1,000 with an H&R Block Emerald Advance ® line of credit.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Revenue Growth in Fiscal 2021 Second Quarter
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its financial results 1 for the fiscal 2021 second quarter ended October 31, 2020 . Fiscal second quarter revenue growth of 10% to $177 million resulted from higher tax return volume in the U.S.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block To Introduce Next Phase of Strategic Transformation at Virtual Investor Day
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will introduce its Block Horizons strategy, the next phase of the company’s strategic transformation. This builds on previous work to strengthen the company’s foundation, and will position it for long-term,
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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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