H&R Block Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

H&R Block offers convenient, accurate, and affordable income tax preparation and filing services.

How much does a H&R Block franchise cost?

H&R Block has a franchise fee of up to $2,500, with a total initial investment range of $31,505 to $149,200.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $2,500
  • Total Investment: $31,505 to $149,200
  • Working Capital: $430 to $12,000
  • Royalty Fee: 60%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a H&R Block franchise make?

As with any business, profits from a H&R Block franchise depend on a variety of factors. Typically, profits are proportionate to the size of investment. Demand for your products, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line. For system-specific data, unlock this franchise.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2016 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 3329 franchised H&R Block locations in the USA.

Are there any H&R Block franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2016 FDD data, H&R Block has franchise locations in 50 states plus DC. The largest region is the South with 1324 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2016

H&R Block is graded based on our most recent research.

H&R Block Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$31,505 - $149,200
Franchise Fee
$2,500
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
N/A
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
4017
2017
3391
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
60.0%
Ad Fees
N/A
# of Franchised Outlets
3391

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 72 hours. This includes 42 hours of classroom training and 30 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 30
Classroom 42
Total 72

Do they offer Territory Rights?

H&R Block does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. H&R Block offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1957. The average Accounting franchise began franchising in 2007.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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