H&R Block Reviews

Updated Jul 8, 2020

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3.6
68%
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75%
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H&R Block President and CEO Jeffrey J. Jones II
Jeffrey J. Jones II
339 Ratings
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  • "I wish tax season was year round because I love my job(in 286 reviews)

  • "The tax pros are horrible to each other(in 128 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Great Enviourment and Amazing Colleagues"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Consulting Financial Analyst in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at H&R Block full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The staff members are very supportive and helpful.

    Cons

    Less pay and stability in the long run.

  2. "Good opportunity"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Service Professional in Lakeland, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at H&R Block part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Everyone puts their effort in to make it 100% work.

    Cons

    It's seasonal, would have been nice if it was a year round position

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  3. "Good seasonal work"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Preparer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at H&R Block part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    free preparation for preparer's and air conditioned space.

    Cons

    local DM need management training

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  4. COVID-19

    "Great team"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tax Specialist in Nashville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at H&R Block part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    They have a lot of training available. Everyone in the office works as a team. Helping clients figure out their tax situation is rewarding.

    Cons

    You must reapply and get rehired for every season of the year if you work past tax deadline.

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  5. "Nice working environment"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - TAx Researcher in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at H&R Block full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible hours, nice overtime pay

    Cons

    A lot of positions are seasonal, less consistent.

  6. "."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at H&R Block full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance; management doesn't care.

    Cons

    Temporary. Sometimes lack of communication.

  7. "Great place to start learning"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Preparer in Moab, UT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at H&R Block part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Easy to start, free continuing education, Work-based pay

    Cons

    Hard to work your way up unless you have the $$$ to buy or open a franchise.

  8. "Put yourself first"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tax Associate II 
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at H&R Block part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    accounting experience building and education

    Cons

    the company puts its self first

  9. "Global"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Tax Specialist 

    I have been working at H&R Block full-time

    Pros

    It helps to improve your career

    Cons

    This job for tax season only and you have to look for another job after.

  10. "Nice Place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Tax Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at H&R Block part-time

    Pros

    I love the crop of workers I worked with. Flexible time

    Cons

    You might have to work long hours a few times

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