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Individual Tax Return
Instructions for Form 1040
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Request for Transcript of Tax Return

 

Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 15, 2016


 



2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/17/2015 and 04/15/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

132,268,000

124,616,000

-5.8

Total Returns Processed

126,121,000

119,923,000

-4.9

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

118,766,000

113,402,000

-4.5

Tax Professionals

70,064,000

66,361,000

-5.3

Self-prepared

48,702,000

47,041,000

-3.4

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

300,060,301

311,499,555

3.8

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

91,818,000

88,833,000

-3.3

Amount

$248.918

Billion

$244.870

Billion

-1.6

Average refund

$2,711

$2,757

1.7

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

76,824,000

75,240,000

-2.1

Amount

$222.000

Billion

$220.034

Billion

-0.9

Average refund

$2,890

$2,924

1.2