Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 13, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/14/2017 and 4/13/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 118,463,000 118,580,000 0.1
Total Returns Processed 115,069,000 114,817,000 -0.2
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 108,559,000 109,006,000 0.4
Tax Professionals 63,357,000 62,975.000 -0.6
Self-prepared 45,202,000 46,031,000 1.8
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 294,014,055 363,095,372 23.5
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 87,529,000 86,039,000 -1.7
Amount $246.414 Billion $243.592 Billion -1.1
Average refund $2,815 $2,831 0.6
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 74,644,000 73,484,000 -1.6
Amount $222.312 Billion $219.410 Billion -1.3
Average refund $2,978 $2,986 0.3