Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 19, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/20/2018 and 4/19/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  136,919,000 137,233,000 0.2
Total Returns Processed   130,477,000 130,775,000 0.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              124,515,000 126,264,000 1.4
Tax Professionals  70,983,000 70,476,000 -0.7
Self-prepared   53,532,000 55,788,000 4.2

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  386,895,000 421,514,000 8.9
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  95,434,000 95,737,000 0.3
Amount  $265.326 Billion  $260.919 Billion -1.7
Average refund  $2,780 $2,725 -2.0
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  80,491,000 83,249,000 3.4
Amount  $236.851 Billion  $238.381 Billion  0.6
Average refund  $2,943 $2,863 -2.7