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Forms and Instructions

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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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 20, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/21/2017 and 4/20/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 135,638,000 136,919,000 0.9
Total Returns Processed 128,847,000 130,477,000 1.3
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 122,164,000 124,515,000 1.9
Tax Professionals 70,401,000 70,983,000 0.8
Self-prepared 51,763,000 53,532,000 3.4
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 312,255,666 386,894,562 23.9
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 97,104,000 95,434,000 -1.7
Amount $268.296 Billion $265.326 Billion -1.1
Average refund $2,763 $2,780 0.6
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 81,646,000 80,491,000 -1.4
Amount $239.410 Billion $236.851 Billion -1.1
Average refund $2,932 $2,943 0.4