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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 27, 2012

2012 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative through the weeks ending  4/29/11 and 4/27/12

Individual Income Tax Returns

2011

2012

% Change

Total Receipts

130,692,000

133,460,000

  2.1%

Total Processed

123,800,000

126,306,000

  2.0%

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts[1]:

 

 

 

TOTAL

104,936,000

111,325,000

6.1%

Tax Professionals

67,082,000

69,846,000

  4.1%

Self-prepared

37,854,000

41,479,000

9.6%

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

204,221,980

245,686,041

20.3%

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

98,213,000

99,104,000

  0.9%

Amount

$277.149

Billion

$269.141

Billion

-2.9%

Average refund

$2,822

$2,716

  -3.8%

 

 

 

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

74,653,000

78,007,000

  4.5%

Amount

$227.211

Billion

$227.986

Billion

  0.3%

Average refund

$3,044

$2,923

-4.0%



[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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