Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 12, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/13/2018 and 4/12/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  118,580,000 119,427,000 0.7
Total Returns Processed   114,817,000 115,742,000 0.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              109,006,000 111,368,000 2.2
Tax Professionals  62,975,000 63,248,000 0.4
Self-prepared   46,031,000 48,120,000 4.5

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  363,095,000 399,465,000 10.0
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  86,039,000 84,435,000 -1.9
Amount  $243.592 Billion  $235.975 Billion -3.1
Average refund  $2,831 $2,795 -1.3
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  73,484,000 74,617,000 1.5
Amount  $219.410 Billion  $218.217 Billion  -0.5
Average refund  $2,986 $2,924 -2.1