Where to Get Help With Taxes in Spanish

Ed note: Taxes can be confusing. From determining which deductions you qualify for to tracking your refund, there are a lot of questions to answer and many places to get help. However, if you most comfortable getting information in Spanish, your options could be more limited. Violeta is here to point you in the right […]

Get Help From H&R Block Tax Experts, Anywhere in the World

Ed note: We hear from U.S. citizens living abroad fairly frequently. Usually when they’ve tried to use a simple (DIY) online tax prep tool and end up a little stumped. We have a specialized service at H&R Block to help out expats, so we wanted to explain how to use it. Leer en español. If you’re […]

Celebrating Working Women this Women’s History Month [INFOGRAPHIC]

Women have worked since the dawn of time (don’t try to tell me child rearing and household management isn’t work), but their employment in industry has really only taken off in the last 100 years. In honor of Women’s History Month, we look back at the important milestones, icons and economics of women working. Click […]

Tax Identify Theft Fraud: How H&R Block is Looking Out For You

Ed note: It’s National Consumer Protection Week, and these days you might feel like you need a lot more protection – from phishing schemes, identity theft and more. H&R Block CEO Bill Cobb is taking this opportunity to shine a spotlight on tax identity theft fraud. You don’t have to search too hard to hear about […]

Why I’m Not Buying Another House

Ed note: When we bought our first house, we didn’t question it at all. All of our friends were buying, there was a first time homebuyers tax credit and wasn’t it just what you were supposed to do? With five years of hindsight now, we definitely would have done it differently, and it seems Miranda […]

Daylight Saving Time: Are You Ready to Spring Forward? [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s almost time to “Spring Forward.” While most of us are totally on board with the general idea of Spring (no more snow! or cold!), losing an hour of sleep to the transition into Daylight Saving Time may be a big disappointment. Which got us asking questions. When did we start this Daylight Saving stuff? […]

Filing Taxes with a Bilingual Tax Pro at H&R Block [VIDEO]

Ed note: First time tax filers may have a lot of questions about the process – what to prepare, how to schedule an appointment and what happens during the visit. This might be especially daunting if English is your second language. We wanted to illustrate how easy it actually is to get that return filed, […]

15+ Best Apps for Bi-Cultural Kids

Ed note: Mary Poppins would say, “in every job that must be done there is an element of fun.” That’s certainly the case with these awesome apps that help teach language and culture in an engaging and entertaining way. Leer en español. We live in a day and age where kids are literally born tech-savvy. […]

Health Care Tax Form Error Impacts 800,000 – Are You Affected?

If you had health insurance coverage through a Marketplace plan in 2014, you should have received a new tax form – the 1095-A. The 1095-A reports information you will use to complete your tax return, most importantly in reconciling your Advance Premium Tax Credit or determining your Premium Tax Credit. Leer en español. Unfortunately, 800,000 […]

Deductions for Using Your Vehicle

Ed note: Many people know that if you use your car or truck for business, you can deduct some of the costs associated with the vehicle on your tax return. But did you also know that you might be able to itemize use of a vehicle when it’s associated with medical costs, charitable work or […]