Installing the 2016 H&R Block Desktop tax software has never been easier! Once you download the software, follow these steps:

  1. Click the hrblock2016-installer.exe file that downloaded* to open it.

    *You can find the downloaded file on the bottom left-side of your screen.

  2. In the window that opens, click Run and follow the prompts to start the installation.
  3. You will be asked to choose a folder where you want to install the software. Click Browse to select a folder on your computer or click Next to use the default folder. 

    Note: We strongly recommend that you install the software in the default folder shown in the window to avoid any possibility of an incorrect install.

  4. Once the installation is complete, click Finish to finish the installation process and launch the software.

    Note: You can also start the tax program by double-clicking the H&R Block 2016 shortcut on your desktop.