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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 20, 2012


2012 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative through the weeks ending  4/22/11 and 4/20/12

Individual Income Tax Returns

2011

2012

% Change

Total Receipts

128,559,000

128,990,000

  0.3%

Total Processed

120,279,000

123,332,000

  2.5%

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts[1]:

 

 

 

TOTAL

104,516,000

109,000,000

4.3%

Tax Professionals

66,842,000

68,280,000

  2.2%

Self-prepared

37,673,000

40,720,000

8.1%

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

198,745,670

239,283,037

20.40%

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

95,745,000

95,033,000

-0.7%

Amount

$271.327

Billion

$257.273

Billion

-5.2%

Average refund

$2,834

$2,707

  -4.5%

 

 

 

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

73,759,000

75,726,000

  2.7%

Amount

$224.626

Billion

$220.358

Billion

-1.9%

Average refund

$3,045

$2,910

-4.4%



[1] Results for 2011vary from those posted last year because certain results were totaled on different days of the week in 2012 than in previous years.

 

 

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