Refund delay, tax refund fraud, ACA compliance and extended deadline top list of tax concerns
Jan. 3, 2017- KANSAS CITY, Mo. – H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the nation’s largest consumer assisted tax preparation company, has opened its 10,000 offices nationwide to serve clients for the 2017 tax season.
This tax season, some taxpayers will face a delay in getting their tax refunds due to a new law meant to help combat tax refund fraud. Others will deal with the increased threat of tax identity theft and uncertainties around the Affordable Care Act. In addition, due to the observance of a federal holiday, the filing deadline will be on April 18.