Tax season is upon us. Most people have mixed feelings about filing their taxes, on one hand its great to get a return back, but the filing process can be draining. H&R Block understands what consumers need, and that’s why this year they’ve launched a new user interface for its online, software, and iPad tax preparation services. The updated product features a new design and navigation to make it easier for taxpayers to complete their taxes and provides instant access to help and support along the way.
H&R Block Online
New features include:
Redesigned user interface
Central location for all support services, such as
- Access to prior year returns
- Answers to commonly asked questions
- Unlimited chat sessions with trained experts for tax advice
Upgraded navigational tools and search function
- Enhanced search to quickly find answers to tax questions
- Progress indicator to update users about where they are in the tax interview process
Free and unlimited expert advice via online chat
- Chat live with a tax professional to receive personalized tax advice if any questions come up throughout the tax preparation process
- Resource bar with easy access to information from the IRS
Mobile Filing Apps
H&R Block 1040EZ Tax App
- Quickly and easily file your taxes in 10 minutes!
- Prepare a simple federal and state income tax return for FREE ($9.95 after Feb. 15)
- Simply take a photo of your W-2 to import your tax data (supports 1098-T and scholarship income)
- Free download for iPhone and Android smartphone users through the Apple App store or Google Play
H&R Block iPad App
- Prepare any income tax return – from the simplest to the most complex – using a tablet
- Upgraded interface makes for a simpler, tablet-friendly tax preparation experience
- Free download for iPad
Work with a Pro from Home
- Have your taxes conveniently prepared by an H&R Block tax professional in real time via secure video conference or chat
- Offers maximum flexibility in preparing your taxes
Best of Both
- Flexibility to first prepare a return yourself, then pass it along to Block to review and correct as necessary
- An H&R Block professional will sign and e-file the return on your behalf
My personal favorite H&R Block Online Tax Service is the Best of Both. I like handling my taxes online in the comfort of my own home, and on my own time, then allowing a professional to look it over before filing it.
As you can see H&R Block offers a slew of online tax services to better service it’s customers. Their Guaranteed Accuracy also makes the tax preparing process less stressful. They offer a 100% guarantee of accuracy and maximum refund, or your tax return is free.
H&R Block Online Tax Services range in price from free to $79.99. Learn more about their services at hrblock.com.
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