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Planned Outage: Dec. 25 - 27, 2014
This service will be unavailable from approximately 1 a.m. Eastern time on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, until approximately 6 a.m. local time on Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, due to planned maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Exclamation reminder for filing channel   Where's My Refund? is updated no more than once every 24 hours, usually overnight.

Get up-to-date refund information using Where's My Refund? or the IRS2Go mobile app. Where's My Refund? is updated no more than once every 24 hours, usually overnight. Refunds are generally issued within 21 days after we receive your tax return. You should only call if it has been longer.
 

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When to check status...
 

  • Within 24 hours after we've received your e-filed tax return
  • 4 weeks after you mail your paper return
  • "Where's My Refund?" is updated no more than once every 24 hours

 

 

What you need...
 

  • Social Security Number, or
    Individual Taxpayer Identification Number
  • Filing status
  • Exact refund amount
 

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Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 23-Dec-2014