H&R Block http://kcur.org en Marion Bloch, Wife Of H&R Block Co-Founder, Dies At 83 http://kcur.org/post/marion-bloch-wife-hr-block-co-founder-dies-83 <p>Marion Bloch died at home on Tuesday in Mission Hills, Kan. at the age of 83. Bloch was married to Henry W. Bloch, co-founder of the financial services firm, <a href="http://www.hrblock.com/">H&amp;R Block</a>, for more than 60 years.</p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 14:44:48 +0000 Laura Spencer 44174 at http://kcur.org Marion Bloch, Wife Of H&R Block Co-Founder, Dies At 83 Top Of The Morning News: Tuesday, February 7, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-tuesday-february-7-2012 <p>A daily digest of headlines from KCUR.</p> <p> H&amp;R Block Says Its Customers Are Targets Of A Scam<br /> Kansas Lawmakers Consider Joining Compact to Oppose Federal Health Law<br /> Debate On Voter ID Bill Heats Up In the Missouri House<br /> House Committee OKs Tax Credits</p> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 13:42:01 +0000 Maria Carter 12070 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: Tuesday, February 7, 2012 The Country's Largest Tax Preparer Shrinks http://kcur.org/post/countrys-largest-tax-preparer-shrinks <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d8dcdc88727-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d8dcdc88727-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d8dcdc88727-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-902925.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – H&amp;R Block is closing 400 offices and cutting an undisclosed number of jobs. As KCUR'S Frank Morris reports, the company suffering as its lower income clients struggle to pull out of the economic downturn.</p> Wed, 19 May 2010 22:45:37 +0000 Frank Morris 6641 at http://kcur.org