iOS app Android app

Hr Block

We're Number One

Paul Stoller | Posted 06.10.2014 | College
Paul Stoller

Every year business-oriented publications like Forbes, The Wall Street Journal and Kiplinger's rate college majors. What are the best and worst cours...

Here's How To Get More Time To File Your Tax Return

AP | By ALEX VEIGA | Posted 06.13.2014 | Business

America's annual tax reckoning is here once again and for many who have yet to file their federal tax return, that means a mad dash to beat Uncle Sam'...

5 Last Minute Apps to Help You Get Through Tax Season

Chip Chick | Posted 05.27.2014 | Money
Chip Chick

If you haven't yet discovered the simplistic beauty of filing your taxes online, let me tell you, you're missing out. You plug numbers into an app, and the app makes math happen, and then you're done.

Apparently Now a Tax Expert, ESPN's Kenny Mayne Helps Mustache-Clad Hipsters with IRS Challenges

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

It goes without saying that one of the key drivers of the Mustached American experience in recent years has been the skinny jean and lower nose foliage-clad American hipster species. Now it's time to educate hipsters in non-ironic ways.

Tax Tips For Service Members

Richard Gartland | Posted 06.08.2013 | Weddings
Richard Gartland

What does a change in location mean when those who are serving for the red, white and blue go to file their state income taxes?

What Married Couples Need To Know At Tax Time

Richard Gartland | Posted 05.15.2013 | Weddings
Richard Gartland

Believe it or not, there actually may be a penalty in some cases for getting married and filing jointly with your spouse.

600,000 TAX REFUNDS DELAYED

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON, March 13 (Reuters) - Tax refunds for about 600,000 taxpayers claiming an education credit will be delayed, the Internal Revenue Service ...

Why Middle-Class Families Need A Deal On The Fiscal Cliff

AP | By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — While much of Washington is consumed by the debate over tax increases scheduled to take effect next year, big tax hikes have alrea...

Wayne Brady Seeks Mustache Tax Break, Kidnaps Man

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 06.16.2012 | Comedy
Dr. Abraham Froman

While he doesn't typically celebrate a sexually dynamic Mustached American lifestyle, actor and comedian Wayne Brady longs to own and operate thick, dense lower nose foliage.

More Than 100 Million Unnecessary Tax Returns Filed Each Year

Reuters | Posted 06.06.2012 | Business

By David Cay Johnston April 6 (Reuters) - On March 28, the U.S. Justice Department sought to close a nationwide chain ...

One Million Mustached Americans March on Washington

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 06.03.2012 | Comedy
Dr. Abraham Froman

Upon arrival at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., AMI delivered a very loud message to its resident, President Barack Obama, as AMI chairman Dr. Aaron Perlut read a proclamation that encased the photos of Americans who had 'stached their pictures at StacheAct.com in support of the revolutionary legislation.

File Your Taxes For Free

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 04.02.2012 | Money

Taxes are due on April 17. If you haven't filed yet, don't despair. There's still time to get your taxes prepared--for free. The catch? Most of th...

Million Mustache March Set for Sunday in Nation's Capitol

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.27.2012 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

The American Mustache Institute is finalizing preparations to lead the Million Mustache March on Sunday, April 1, from the U.S. Capitol to the White House, as it seeks adoption of the Stimulus To Allow Critical Hair Expenses or "STACHE Act."

Uncle Sam Bringing In The Green On St. Patrick's Day [GRAPHIC]

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.14.2012 | Business

With St. Patrick's Day falling on a Saturday this year, the greenest of holidays might be getting a little more raucous than usual. And by raucous, we...

How Much Americans Spend On Gas Every Year [GRAPHIC]

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.04.2012 | Business

It's springtime, and you know that means: The return of your gas price nightmares. Hey, with the average American spending over $2,000 per year just t...

INFOGRAPHIC: Anatomy Of The Average American Taxpayer

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.21.2012 | Business

Though they've received a ton of attention, the tax returns of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, as well as Republican presidential candidates Rick...

$125 Million Subprime Lending Settlement Will Benefit Massachusetts Homeowners

Boston.com | Posted 10.09.2011 | Black Voices

Thousands of black and Latino homeowners in Massachusetts will likely save money under a $125 million subprime lending settlement with a subsidiary of...

H&R Block Hit With Antitrust Lawsuit

AP | MARK JEWELL | Posted 07.23.2011 | Business

BOSTON — The Department of Justice is trying to halt H&R Block's plans to acquire the creator of TaxACT software, saying the deal would leave ju...

How To File An Extension On Tax Day

Posted 06.18.2011 | Business

(AP) NEW YORK - If you've waited this long to file your tax return, it may be time to put aside the 1040 and go straight for the 4868. That's the form...

Adoptive Parents Receive Unbelievable Tax Refund

CNNMoney | Blake Ellis | Posted 06.01.2011 | Business

SMITHFIELD, N.C. (CNNMoney) -- The Wards couldn't believe the news when their tax preparer called to tell them they're getting a $54,000 refund this y...

Zach Carter

Banks' Share Of Low-Income Tax Refunds Will Fall This Year, Consumer Advocates Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Friday is the Treasury Department's Earned Income Tax Credit Appreciation Day, a celebration of what is arguably the U.S. government's l...

Regulator Orders HSBC to Stop Financing High-Cost Tax Time Loans

Dory Rand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dory Rand

While increased regulatory scrutiny is needed in the short term, we look forward to the RAL product's obsolescence.

Naming Names: Every Bank and Business That Is a Subprime Lender

Gary Rivlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gary Rivlin

How many of the country's largest, best-known banks and corporations took huge, deep gulps at the well of the poverty industry? Well, how much time do you have?

A Business Model for Journalism Where Writers Get Paid

Michelle Haimoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michelle Haimoff

The only economically viable option for the future of journalism lies in the direct corporate sponsorship of content.

Magic Johnson and the Tax Refund Rip-off

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Because of Johnson, the tax refund business might stick around, luring in more millions of Americans.