H&R Block FDD – Franchise Information, Costs and Fees
Type of Business
As an H&R BLOCK® franchisee, you will operate a tax return preparation business and may have the right to offer related products and services, bookkeeping, payroll services, and training.
H&R Block Tax Services LLC, is a Missouri limited liability company and is the franchisor in all states in which franchises are granted. All business is conducted under the name of H&R BLOCK®. Since July 1, 2008, they have offered franchise licenses to operate offices that offer income tax return preparation; related products, and services, bookkeeping, payroll services, and training. They maintain their principal place of business at One H&R Block Way, Kansas City, Missouri 64105.
The total investment necessary to begin operation of an H&R Block franchise in a new territory ranges from $31,700 to $158,137. This includes $12,677 to $22,798 that must be paid to the franchisor or its affiliates. For offers that include the purchase of an existing office, the total investment will vary depending on the value of the particular office purchased. This investment includes an initial franchise fee for each H&R Block franchise of $2,500 that must be paid to the franchisor.