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Toggle Summary H&R Block’s Refund Advance remains great way for qualifying filers to get access to up to $3,000, even during a government shutdown
Getting return into IRS queue is key to getting refund faster KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the federal government shutdown, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) will continue to assist the millions of taxpayers who want their tax refund as soon as possible, or need to submit their
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Toggle Summary H&R Block enters exclusive partnership with Walmart
Presence on Walmart shelves, website increases taxpayer access to best value in DIY tax prep KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) and Walmart (NYSE:WMT) announced Jan. 16 that H&R Block will be the new, exclusive DIY desktop tax software provider available at
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Toggle Summary Block Advisors opens doors nationwide with networking and client appreciation event
Client Appreciation Day offers exposure to business and educational resources, prizes and more KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Block Advisors will mark the start of tax season with an appreciation event on January 18 for Block Advisors clients, consumers and professionals.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block’s new Self-Employed product integrates Stride’s tax app, talks business, delivers value and expertise
Stride partnership makes tracking expenses, discovering deductions and preparing returns easier for self-employed taxpayers KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) is adding a new Self-Employed product designed specifically for the estimated 60 million freelancers,
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Toggle Summary Tax survey shows gap between IRS refund delay and need for a refund
Majority of respondents unaware of IRS refund delay; almost half dependent on refunds for paying off debt, rent, bills KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to a recent survey conducted by H&R Block, 49 percent of respondents are somewhat or very dependent on their tax
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Toggle Summary H&R Block DIY installed software available for tax season 2018
Collaboration with Amazon complements value-focused, innovative products KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block DIY desktop software products for tax season 2018 are available at hrblock.com and retail outlets nationwide. Continuing in 2018, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) desktop
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Toggle Summary H&R Block tax offices open for 2018, offer free 1040EZ starting Jan. 5
Government-mandated refund delay, tax reform legislation changes among taxpayer concerns KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Jan. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) opened its 10,000 offices nationwide today to serve taxpayers during the upcoming filing season.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Brings Back Jon Hamm for Encore Year of Get Your Taxes Won Campaign
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block will kick off the 2018 tax season with a fresh take on its 2017 campaign, Get Your Taxes Won . The campaign illustrates that the concept of winning at tax time is in finding all the credits and deductions taxpayers are entitled to for
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Toggle Summary H&R Block analysis: virtually all taxpayers affected by tax reform
Homeowners, high-tax state residents and families face most significant changes KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With passage in both chambers of Congress of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) and with the president expected to sign the legislation, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) advises
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Toggle Summary New H&R Block Tax Pro Go is assisted tax prep – minus the trip to the tax office
Innovative assisted tax prep gives clients upfront pricing, maximum refund and freedom KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a recent H&R Block survey*, Americans who have their tax returns prepared by a tax professional said that in the time they could save by not going to a tax
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Refund Advance of Up to $3,000
No-interest loan with no loan fees should provide relief for millions impacted by second year of government-mandated refund delay KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Starting January 5 , H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) will make available a Refund Advance * of up to $3,000 from BofI Federal
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Results In Line with Expectations
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Dec. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) today released its financial results for the fiscal 2018 second quarter ended October 31, 2017.  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 and The Roasterie Café Collaboration Opens at 4231 Main St.
Adjacent to H&R Block tax office, café and drive-thru feature signature Roasterie coffee experience. KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Just in time for a busy tax season, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) and The Roasterie Café opened their collaboration in midtown Kansas City with a ribbon
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Toggle Summary H&R Block DIY Online now available for taxpayers to start returns
H&R Block More Zero and Tax Pro Review among season highlights KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block Online DIY products and the mobile tax prep app are live starting Dec. 1 at hrblock.com , and in the Apple and Google Play stores.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal Second Quarter Results December 6, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) will report fiscal 2018 second quarter results on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 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
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Emerald Advance® line of credit offers consumers up to $1,000 before holidays and year-round
2017 marks 11th anniversary of financial product KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For 11 years, the  H&R Block Emerald Advance ®  line of credit  has helped hundreds of thousands of consumers borrow and pay back millions of dollars to improve their financial situations.
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Toggle Summary Franchise Pioneer H&R Block Awards Local Franchisee National Honors
Award winner recognized at annual national franchise convention for leading in key growth areas and doing the right thing KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A Mandeville, Louisiana franchisee stood out from nearly 1,500 franchisees and won recognition from H&R Block (NYSE:HRB), a
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Toggle Summary Franchise Pioneer H&R Block Awards Franchisees National Honors
Awards winners recognized at annual national franchise convention for leading in key growth areas and doing the right thing KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Four franchisees stood out from nearly 1,500 franchisees and won recognition from H&R Block (NYSE:HRB), a global consumer
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Toggle Summary Allstate President Joins H&R Block Board of Directors
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) today announced the election of Matthew E. Winter, President of The Allstate Corporation , to serve on its board of directors, effective on November 3 rd .  Matthew E. Winter Joins H&R Block Board of Directors A photo
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Nov. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 24 cents per share, payable January 2, 2018 , to shareholders of record as of December 4, 2017 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block, Block Advisors announce free tax advisory service to aid victims of natural disasters
Service to provide guidance on tax relief options including accelerated tax refunds KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To help residents recover financially from recent natural disasters, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) will be offering a new, nationwide free tax advisory service to help
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Toggle Summary Open enrollment for health insurance starts November 1
Despite uncertainty, enrolling in health insurance remains the surest way to avoid penalties KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Oct. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amid recent governmental decisions concerning healthcare, H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) advises taxpayers they can avoid Affordable Care Act penalties on their
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Providing $2 Million In Financial Literacy Curriculum; Helping 200,000 High School Students Learn About Money Management This School Year
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Oct. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly two thirds of Americans can’t pass a basic financial literacy test 1 and 70 percent of teens don’t know what a 401(k) is, 2 —two of many indicators that financial education isn’t getting the attention it deserves.
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Toggle Summary Henry W. Bloch Award for Excellence Winners Gather in Kansas City
The 2017 class of 29 award winners from across the nation break client service record KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block recognized 29 company and franchise associates  for going above and beyond for their clients at the 2017 Henry W.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) today released its financial results for the fiscal 2018 first quarter ended July 31, 2017.  The company normally reports a fiscal first quarter loss due to the seasonality of its tax business.  The fiscal first quarter
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Toggle Summary H&R Block names Jeff Jones as president and CEO
Transformational leader to bring operational expertise and client-centric focus to H&R Block’s top post KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) today named Jeffrey J. Jones II president and chief executive officer, effective Oct.
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 24 cents per share, payable October 2, 2017 , to shareholders of record as of September 13, 2017 .
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Toggle Summary H&R Block Offers Scholarships to Military Spouses for Income Tax Course
Classes, beginning August 14, teach fundamentals of tax preparation KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Annual enrollment for H&R Block ’s Income Tax Course is open and H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) will award full scholarships for spouses of active, reserve, wounded warrior and retired
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Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal First Quarter Results August 29, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. , Aug. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) will report fiscal 2018 first quarter results on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 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 Announces Renewal Process Opens Early for ITINs Expiring by Year End View HTML
Toggle Summary ETAAC Recommends Ways to Combat Tax Fraud, Improve Taxpayer Experience View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block DIY Products Surpass 100M Tax Returns Prepared View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Significant Earnings and Margin Improvement in Fiscal 2017 and Announces Dividend Increase View HTML
Toggle Summary Time Running Out for U.S. Taxpayers Abroad to File Tax Return View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Announces Leadership Transition View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports U.S. Market Share Gain for Tax Season 2017 View HTML
Toggle Summary Filing an Extension? Don’t Forget to Pay IRS View HTML
Toggle Summary Last Weekend to Get Taxes Won View HTML
Toggle Summary Late Tax Deadline Means Three Extra Days to Get Taxes Won View HTML
Toggle Summary Ready to File Tax Returns? H&R Block Blends DIY, Tax Pro Expertise View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block and Uber Partner to Help Drivers Get Their Taxes Won View HTML
Toggle Summary Three Things to Know Before the Tax Deadline View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Reports Market Share Gains in First Half of Tax Season; Announces Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results View HTML
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Toggle Summary One Week Left to File Federal 1040EZ for Free View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Mobile Tax Prep App Takes Taxes Where Taxpayers Go View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block to Release Fiscal Third Quarter Results March 7, 2017 View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block More Zero(SM) Includes Free Online Filing of Itemized Deductions View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Opens 10,000 Offices Nationwide, Ready for Tax Season View HTML
Toggle Summary H&R Block Launches New Get Your Taxes Won Campaign View HTML