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Personal Finance 2021-04-05T16:42:06Z

You can get an extension to file your federal tax return, but you still have to pay your bill by May 17

There are a few easy ways to get a tax extension, which pushes your filing deadline to October 15, but you still have to pay your bill on time.
Premium Strategy 2021-03-31T18:58:16Z

H&R Block's CEO and HR chief explain how the company decided against fully remote work — and why they expect staff in the office 3 days a week

The tax-prep firm wants to preserve its culture of connectedness. Starting in September, employees will come into the office Tuesday through Thursday.
Personal Finance 2021-03-26T21:12:52Z

Credit Karma vs. H&R Block: How the online tax-filing services compare on cost, experience, and expert help

Even though Credit Karma Tax is free for federal and state returns, H&R Block is worth the cost in some situations. Here's how the platforms compare.
Personal Finance 2021-03-26T21:06:06Z

Best tax software 2021: TurboTax, H&R Block, and more

To find the best tax software, we reviewed 10 online tax preparers, including TurboTax, H&R Block, and TaxSlayer. Here's how they stack up.
Personal Finance 2021-03-26T20:53:13Z

TurboTax vs. H&R Block: How the popular tax-filing services compare on cost, experience, and expert help

Both TurboTax and H&R Block have high-quality user interfaces and offer access to experts. You won't go wrong with either choice.
Personal Finance 2021-03-26T20:48:52Z

H&R Block review: An easy way to file taxes yourself or connect with a pro, and get your maximum refund

Taxes can be overwhelming and confusing, even for the well-versed. H&R Block simplifies the process without dumbing it down.
Personal Finance 2021-03-26T19:36:59Z

How much does H&R Block cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file your tax return.

H&R Block has five pricing options based on how many income streams and deductions you have, starting with a free version.
Personal Finance 2021-03-25T21:03:38Z

How to file taxes with H&R Block and TurboTax to claim the $10,200 unemployment tax break

The online tax-filing platforms have been updated to account for the American Rescue Plan's $10,200 unemployment tax break.
Premium Finance 2021-03-25T16:17:02Z

H&R Block's CEO wants to expand beyond the company's tax-prep roots and take on fintechs. Here's how the former president of Uber plans to do it.

Jeff Jones, who joined H&R Block in 2017 from Uber, detailed how he plans to jumpstart growth at the tax-prep firm.
Personal Finance 2021-03-23T19:08:56Z

H&R Block tax software is on sale right now in preparation for tax season — here are the best deals

Many retailers are ringing in the tax season with discounts on software. Right now, you can get many levels of the H&R Block lineup on sale.
Economy 2021-03-18T17:03:38Z

TurboTax and H&R Block customers face delays on $10,200 unemployment tax break in stimulus

The stimulus plan includes a tax break on the first $10,200 of unemployment benefits, but TurboTax and H&R Block need time to update their software.
Personal Finance 2021-03-16T20:33:35Z

H&R Block customers whose stimulus checks went to the wrong account last time don't have to worry about it happening again

During the rollout of the second stimulus checks, payments were held up for some H&R Block customers.
Personal Finance 2021-03-08T16:19:33Z

BlockAdvisors review: Tax, bookkeeping, and payroll services for small businesses from H&R Block

BlockAdvisors is a service for small business from H&R Block that offers tax, bookkeeping, and payroll.
Personal Finance 2021-02-17T16:14:50Z

Think twice before paying an online tax preparer from your refund

The cost of tax filing fees with H&R Block, TurboTax, or one of the other online tax preparers can be deducted from your refund — for a price.
Personal Finance 2021-02-02T22:05:28Z

You could save tons of money on your taxes by choosing to file jointly or separately with your spouse

Whether you should file taxes jointly or separately as a married couple depends on your expenses and income. It's generally better to file jointly.
Personal Finance 2021-02-02T15:47:40Z

3 ways to get your tax refund early this year

H&R Block, TurboTax, and Jackson Hewitt offer tax refund advance loans with 0% interest and no fees. You can apply after you file your taxes.
Personal Finance 2021-01-27T16:34:01Z

Are moving expenses tax deductible? Only for active duty military and their families

Moving expenses are tax deductible for active members of the United States armed forces who relocated due to a permanent change of station.
News 2021-01-05T20:32:42Z

Some H&R Block and TurboTax customers are experiencing issues getting their second stimulus checks

H&R Block is working to get this issue resolved by end of day Tuesday. Customers are encouraged to reach out to H&R Block directly for updates.
Personal Finance 2020-10-13T21:26:31Z

Thursday is the federal tax deadline for most Americans who filed for an extension

Payments are usually due by the original deadline, not the extension deadline, unless you've worked out a payment plan with the IRS.
Master Your Money 2020-08-18T14:30:00Z

A record number of Americans out of work means next year's tax season could be full of surprises — but a little planning ahead can help

In an unusual year with record-high unemployment, consider adjusting your W-4 as needed to make sure you know what to expect next April.
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