03/23/12

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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending March 23, 2012

2012 FILING SEASON STATISTICS -- 

Cumulative through the weeks ending  3/25/11 and 3/23/12

 

Individual Income Tax Returns

2011

2012

% Change

Total Receipts

82,281,000

84,144,000

  2.3%

Total Processed

80,318,000

81,984,000

  2.1%

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL

71,072,000

74,317,000

4.6%

Tax Professionals

44,717,000

45,345,000

1.4%

Self-prepared

26,355,000

28,973,000

  9.9%

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

148,863,108

190,517,889

38%

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

69,955,000

70,247,000

  0.4%

Amount

$206.477

Billion

$200.914

Billion

-2.7%

Average refund

$2,952

$2,860

  -3.1%

 

 

 

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

57,251,000

59,082,000

  3.2%

Amount

$179.827

Billion

$179.036

Billion

-0.4%

Average refund

$3,141

$3,030

-3.5%