Basic tax software that’s anything but basic.

H&R Block gives you the power to score your max refund with the tax preparation process you want. Enjoy drag-and-drop imports, and photo uploads. When you only need to file a simple federal tax return, Basic is for you.

Features you’ll love.

5 federal e-files on us

Doing taxes always means preparing one federal return. With software, you get five federal e-files!

Worry-Free Audit Support®

Need audit support? We’ll provide representation by your side every step of the way — at no extra charge.

Starting without a CD made simple

Download your software and get started. Reinstall if you need to. Get a CD if you really want one for just $9.99.

Multiple layers of protection

You trust us with some of your most important information and documents and we take that responsibility very seriously.

Easy switching

Import last year’s tax return data from TurboTax in just seconds.*

*Refers to TurboTax .tax file import; .pdf import time varies based on Internet and system speed.

Accuracy review? Check!

Wondering if everything is right? We’ll double-check your work for an extra fee. File with confidence you won’t get anywhere else.

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Software benefits

Basic

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Deluxe + State

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Premium

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Premium & Business

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Single or married
Single or married
Single or married
Single or married
Single or married
Have children
Have children
Have children
Have children
Have children
Maximize deductions
Maximize deductions
Maximize deductions
Maximize deductions
Maximize deductions
Have investments
Have investments
Have investments
Have investments
Have investments
1 state program included (state e-file available for $19.95/return)
1 state program included (state e-file available for $19.95/return)
1 state program included (state e-file available for $19.95/return)
1 state program included (state e-file available for $19.95/return)
1 state program included (state e-file available for $19.95/return)
Own rental property
Own rental property
Own rental property
Own rental property
Own rental property
Self-employed/1099
Self-employed/1099
Self-employed/1099
Self-employed/1099
Self-employed/1099
Own a business
Own a business
Own a business
Own a business
Own a business

People are talking about H&R Block.

    Tampa B

    April, 2021

    “SIMPLE: Simple and easy to use. Guides the user from one step to the next! Excellent accuracy checking.”

    DDLJ

    May, 2021

    “Prepare your taxes with confidence. Great Program: Easy to use program you can trust.”

    Sir Johnny4

    May, 2021

    “Easy To File: Easy to follow directions make it easy to file my taxes through H&R Block Basic Software.”

Our software guarantees.

Max Refund Guarantee

You’ll get your maximum refund with H&R Block. Find a bigger refund somewhere else? Your tax prep is free.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Unhappy with our tax software for any reason before you file? We’ll refund your full purchase price.

Accuracy Guarantee

If the software makes an error, we’ll reimburse you for any resulting penalties and interest up to a maximum of $10,000.

No Surprise Guarantee

Surprises aren’t always good. With H&R Block, you’ll know the price before you start your taxes. You can count on it.

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