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Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate

 

Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 20, 2012


2012 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative through the weeks ending  4/22/11 and 4/20/12

Individual Income Tax Returns

2011

2012

% Change

Total Receipts

128,559,000

128,990,000

  0.3%

Total Processed

120,279,000

123,332,000

  2.5%

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts[1]:

 

 

 

TOTAL

104,516,000

109,000,000

4.3%

Tax Professionals

66,842,000

68,280,000

  2.2%

Self-prepared

37,673,000

40,720,000

8.1%

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

198,745,670

239,283,037

20.40%

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

95,745,000

95,033,000

-0.7%

Amount

$271.327

Billion

$257.273

Billion

-5.2%

Average refund

$2,834

$2,707

  -4.5%

 

 

 

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

73,759,000

75,726,000

  2.7%

Amount

$224.626

Billion

$220.358

Billion

-1.9%

Average refund

$3,045

$2,910

-4.4%



[1] Results for 2011vary from those posted last year because certain results were totaled on different days of the week in 2012 than in previous years.