H&R Block Tax Software Options

File simply and securely
with tax software from Block.

With secure data technology for safe filing and free audit support, you can prepare your taxes with confidence.

H&R Block tax software also offers up to five free federal e‑files.

Tax Identity Theft is Growing

The IRS estimates that tax identity theft resulted in more than $2 billion in stolen refunds from taxes filed in 2016. You can help better protect yourself from this serious threat with our exclusive prevention and restoration services provided by Tax Identity Care protection and restoration services. It’s available with any software product at checkout.

Select the situations that best describe you. Learn which product might be best for you.


Best for simple
tax situations

For Windows & Mac

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Best for homeowners
or investors

For Windows & Mac

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Best for self-employed or rental property owners

For Windows & Mac

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Premium & Business

Best for small
business owners

For Windows

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All H&R Block Tax
Software Products Include:

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Additional Benefits & Features:BasicDeluxePremiumPremium
& Business
Step-by-step Q&A and guidance on more than 350 credits and deductions Included Included Included Included
Quickly import your W‑2, 1099 and last year's tax return Included Included Included Included
Easily import from TurboTax® and Quicken® softwareDisclaimer number 8. Scroll to bottom of page. Included Included Included Included
Itemize deductions with Schedule A Included Included Included Included
Accuracy Review™ checks for issues and assesses your audit riskDisclaimer number 11. Scroll to bottom of page. Included Included Included Included
Five free federal e-files for your personal return, and unlimited federal preparation and printing Included Included Included Included
Reporting assistance on income from investments, stock options, home sales and retirement Not Included Included Included Included
Guidance on maximizing mortgage interest and real estate tax deductions Not Included Included Included Included
DeductionPro® values and optimizes charitable donations. Not Included Included Included Included
One personal state program download included — a value (State e-file available for $19.95 per return)Disclaimer number40. Scroll to bottom of page.,Disclaimer number42. Scroll to bottom of page. Not Included Included Included Included
Tax calculators to help determine the cost basis of a home sale, dividend, gift, and inheritance assets Not Included Not Included Included Included
Advanced Schedule C guidance to maximize deductions for self-employment income Not Included Not Included Included Included
Schedule E guidance for rental property income and expenses Not Included Not Included Included Included
Free e-file included for most business forms Not Included Not Included Not Included Included
Get guidance for, prepare and file: corporate and S corporation tax returns (Forms 1120, 1120S), partnership and LLC tax returns (Form 1065), estate and trust tax returns (Form 1041), nonprofit tax returns (Form 990) Not Included Not Included Not Included Included
Create payroll (940 & 941) and employer (W‑2 & 1099) forms Not Included Not Included Not Included Included
Maximize your tax benefits for vehicle deductions, depreciation, and business expenses Not Included Not Included Not Included Included
Unlimited business state programs included Not Included Not Included Not Included Included

The Software Filing Experience

Block tax preparation software allows you to chat with a tax expert for free unlimited advice. Importing your W2 and 1099 information from last year’s return is also free. Before you file, our software double-checks your return for any potential issues so that you have the best tax software experience possible. And like all Block products and services, we are committed to monitoring and protecting your data 24/7.

Tax identity theft is something everyone should care about.

Protect yourself with Tax Identity Care from H&R Block.

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Software Back
Editions & Updates

Need to file a past return? Here you’ll find back editions for our federal and state tax programs, as well as downloadable updates for your software product.

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State Editions

Our state tax prep software automatically imports your federal data to your state return and provides step-by-step guidance throughout. State software works for all states and can be purchased as needed.

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Rest assured, you’re in good hands with tax software from Block.

Learn more about what makes H&R Block’s tax programs a trusted choice. Check out reviews of our tax preparation software from people like you.