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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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Toggle Summary H&R Block referral program helps nonprofits raise more than $1 million for third straight year
H&R Block program donates $20 to participating nonprofits for each client referral KANSAS CITY, Mo. , June 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block’s (NYSE:HRB) nonprofit referral program generated charitable donations for more than 2,300 nonprofits this year, totaling more than $1 million for the
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Enters into Agreement to Acquire Wave Financial, a Small Business Financial Solutions Platform
Compelling acquisition of a highly compatible business will accelerate H&R Block’s strategy in the large and expanding small business market, providing new growth opportunities. Wave provides accounting, invoicing, payroll, and payments software solutions, as well as bookkeeping services, built
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Fiscal 2019 Results; Enters into Agreement to Acquire Wave Financial; Announces Dividend Increase and Extension of Share Repurchase Authorization
Achieved overall U.S. tax return growth, outpacing the industry for the second consecutive year. Reported fiscal 2019 revenues and margins at the high end of previously-provided outlook. Signed definitive agreement to acquire Wave Financial Inc. (“Wave”), accelerating the company’s strategy in the
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Tax Season Volume with Growth in U.S. Tax Returns Through April 19; Fiscal 2019 Results to be Announced on June 11, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its preliminary U.S. tax results, reflecting an increase in overall tax return volume for the second consecutive year.  For fiscal year 2019 through April 19 , tax returns prepared by or through H&R
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Toggle Summary H&R Block announces passing of co-founder, Henry W. Bloch
Business legend represented the best in American entrepreneurialism and philanthropy KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the founding voices of the tax preparation industry was lost today with the passing of Henry Wollman Bloch, 96.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block data shows taxes down 25 percent due to TCJA impact
Tax benefit of tax reform shows up in paychecks rather than refunds, showing importance of W-4 help KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) data through March 31, 2019 shows the size of its clients’ tax refunds is up 1.4 percent under the first year of tax reform
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Toggle Summary Tax deadline nears as H&R Block offers extended hours, more ways to get taxes done
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , April 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With just one week left until the April 15 tax filing deadline, time is running out for people to file their tax returns. But thanks to H&R Block (NYSE:HRB), the options aren’t running out for people to do their taxes when, where and how they
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Toggle Summary H&R Block advises DIY clients on how to prepare for taxes as deadline nears
Get organized, review product options and start the preparation process—it’s that simple KANSAS CITY, Mo. , April 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With just days to go before the April 15 tax filing deadline, taxpayers planning to do their own returns may feel they’re running out of time to file on
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Toggle Summary Self-employed tax advice available to H&R Block online filers
Gig economy taxes present different challenges and opportunities, including tax reform changes KANSAS CITY, Mo. , April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last year taxpayers, including the self-employed, were told everyone would be impacted by tax reform in 2018.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block helps online taxpayers understand and file taxes by themselves
Improved digital filing products include more help options and offer even more value KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Filing a tax return isn’t optional for most Americans, but H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) offers many options for consumers wanting to take charge of their tax prep,
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2019 Third Quarter Results, Reiterates Financial Outlook for Fiscal Year
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today released its U.S. tax return volume through February 28, 2019 and financial results for the fiscal 2019 third quarter ended January 31, 2019.  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 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25 cents per share, payable April 1, 2019 , to shareholders of record as of March 18, 2019 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Expat Tax Services brings enhanced filing experience to U.S. citizens living abroad
New client portal makes expat tax returns easier to file despite more complex situations KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Taxes are complicated, and when U.S. citizens need help filing their expat tax returns, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) can help even if they are living in another
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Toggle Summary H&R Block receives coveted PCMag Editors’ Choice award
Excellent user experience, top help tools – plus prices lower than TurboTax – among reasons for commendation KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the second time in three years, H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) is PCMag.com’s top choice for online tax preparation .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal Third Quarter Results March 7, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2019 third quarter results on Thursday, March 7, 2019 before the New York Stock Exchange market open.  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 Gets Tax Filers More Dough on #NationalPizzaDay with Domino’s
Use H&R Block Tax Pro Go on Feb. 9, get Domino’s pizza, and do what you want while your taxes get done KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Feb. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) — the industry leader in tax return preparation — knows that some people want to call or click to order tax
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Toggle Summary Looking for ways to file taxes for free? H&R Block has 4 free options
Partnerships with MyFreeTaxes, Free File Alliance, Military One Source – plus Free online product – give millions free options KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With IRS e-file officially open the countdown to the April 15 deadline has started, and consumers need to decide how
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Toggle Summary H&R Block exclusive tax software only available at Walmart, includes free extended download
H&R Block has its clients’ backs with value, help and guarantees KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) announced today it remains the exclusive Walmart tax software provider. In addition to conveniently purchasing their tax software at more than 4,300 Walmart
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Toggle Summary H&R Block offers filers in-person, virtual and online tax filing options
H&R Block options give consumers more ways to file than anyone else   KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It’s tax season year-round for H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), but January is when some consumers will start to receive their tax documents and many start preparing their tax returns.
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