H&R Block Canada

H&R Block Canada

September 02, 2009 10:04 ET

H&R Block Canada Adding New Tax Professionals Across the Country

Tax Training School graduates needed for local offices

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 2, 2009) - H&R Block Canada is creating new jobs across Canada by announcing a hiring blitz of new tax professionals. All of the new positions will be hired from the pool of successful graduates of H&R Block's Tax Training School in 2009.

"Our Tax Training School provides some of the most comprehensive tax training with 59 training hours in the classroom," says Bob Lougen, Senior Vice President and General Manager, H&R Block Canada. "Job seekers have the opportunity to consider a seasonal career with H&R Block."

The Tax Training School attracts a wide range of applicants from recent retirees to people looking to start a new career. Classes start every autumn and registration is already underway. Enrollment is permitted up to and during the first week of class. Upon graduating, students will be eligible to apply for a tax professional position at the company. More details are available either through the online class finder or at a local H&R Block office.

About H&R Block Canada

H&R Block Canada has been preparing taxes for more than 40 years and is Canada's leading tax preparation firm. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, the company serves Canadian taxpayers in more than 1,100 offices across the country. H&R Block Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of H&R Block, Inc., a diversified company with subsidiaries providing a wide range of financial products and services. Additional information about H&R Block Canada is available at 1-800-HRBLOCK or visit www.hrblock.ca.

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