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H & R Block Tax Services, Inc. Patents
H & R Block Tax Services, Inc.
Kansas City, MO
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
7177829 Tax refund system February 13, 2007
A tax refund system is disclosed in which in exchange for a taxpayer assigning all or a portion of his or her tax refund, a participating provider provides to the taxpayer a spending vehicle with buying power at participating outlets. Tax return data for an individual's tax return is
7127425 System and method for providing a loan to a taxpayer based on a pre year-end tax refund October 24, 2006
A system and method for providing to a taxpayer a loan in an amount based on the taxpayer's estimated tax refund amount due for a current year, the loan being provided to the taxpayer prior to year end of the current tax year and prior to completion and filing of the taxpayer's current y
7072862 Spending vehicles for payments July 4, 2006
The present invention is a system and method for associating payments with spending vehicles so that an individual who is entitled to receive periodic or special payments (e.g., Social Security checks, 401(k) distributions, dividend payments, tax refunds, etc.) may choose to receive

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