Block Names KPMG: Tax-prep giant H&R Block appointed Big Four firm KPMG as its independent accountant beginning April 30, 2004 - the end of Block’s fiscal year - according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Block said that the choice of auditor would have to be approved by its shareholders at the company’s annual meeting Sept. 10. KPMG succeeds PricewaterhouseCoopers as Block’s auditor.

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