H&R Block- Online tax software review

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H&R Block is a tax preparation company in the US founded in 1955 by brothers Henry W. Bloch and Richard Bloch, retrieving more than 24.5 million tax returns worldwide with its branches in Canada, Australia, Brazil and India. H&R Block Company also offers banking, personal finance and business consulting services. This company today runs 11,000 retail tax offices in the US, plus another 1,700 abroad. H&R Block offers its own consumer tax software called H&R Block at Home as well as electronic filing and online tax preparation from their website.

H&R Block

Products and Services

  • H&R Block At Home™

H&R Block At Home™ is made for people who want easiest tax filing. Complete guidance and quick and easy to understand resources make it the excellent mode to file your taxes from home.

  • H&R Block Bank

To support clients to accomplish their financial objectives by assisting as their tax and financial partner H&R Block Bank takes corporate mission beyond by contributing simple and inexpensive banking products and services to tax clients and H&R Block associates. H&R Block Bank is a Federal Savings Bank and member FDIC that gathers personalised service with experienced personnel waiting to serve you.

  • Dollars and Sense™ by H&R Block

This service help kids to know about money. They help kids to turn into adults who understand that not all money comes from the Bank of Mom and Dad. H&R Block Dollars & Sense is guiding to make this occur by contributing free personal finance curriculum to high schools nationwide.

  • Filing Tax Online

This program is very easy and fast to use, you can check the status of your refund at any time. It provides you helpful assistance when you call with a question.

H&R Block Emerald Card

When you get your taxes prepared at an H&R Block tax office, you can have your refund anticipation check or tax refund directly on an Emerald Card and use it anywhere or everywhere.

  • Tango (tax software)

Tango is a tax software product for tax preparation and federal and state e-filing. Tango is a Flash-based application and permits users to store their private data either on H&R Block’s servers or on their own computers. It provides 24 x 7 support and audit protection.

System Requirements

Windows Requirements

  • OS – Windows XP SP3 or greater, Vista, 7, 8
  • Browser – Internet Explorer 7.0 or greater

Mac Requirements

  • OS – Mac OS X 10.5.8 or greater
  • Browser – Safari 4 or greater

Hardware Requirements                                

  • 1024×768, SVGA color monitor
  • Compatible ink jet or laser printer
  • Speakers and sound card for videos/animations
  • Internet connection required for updates, state downloads, and e-file
  • 170 MB hard-disk space
  • 2X CD-ROM drive