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H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)

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H&R Block, Inc.

One H&R Block Way
Kansas City, MO 64105
United States

IndustryPersonal Services
Full Time Employees2,300

Key Executives

Mr. William C. CobbPres, CEO & Director1.06MN/A60
Mr. Thomas A. GerkeGen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer760.14kN/A61
Mr. Delos Lavern Knigh IIISr. VP of U S Franchise, Canada & Australia557.44kN/A60
Mr. Henry W. BlochCo-Founder and Honorary ChairmanN/AN/A95
Mr. Tony G. BowenChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A42
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


H&R Block, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides tax preparation and other services to the general public primarily in the United States, Canada, and Australia. The company offers assisted income tax return preparation and related services through a system of retail offices operated directly by the company or by franchisees; and develops and markets do-it-yourself (DIY) online income tax preparation software solutions. It also provides a range of online tax services, including preparation of federal and state income tax returns; review of tax returns by a tax professional; access to tax tips, advice, and tax-related news; use of calculators for tax planning; and error checking and electronic filing. In addition, the company develops and markets DIY desktop income tax preparation software solutions through third-party retail stores and direct mail, as well as online; and develops and provides applications for mobile devices, which offer tax preparation and related services. Further, it provides refund anticipation checks, H&R Block Emerald Advance lines of credit and Prepaid MasterCard, Peace of Mind Extended Service Plan, Tax Identity Shield, and Cash Back refund discount programs. H&R Block, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.

Corporate Governance

H&R Block, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.