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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 21, 2017

2017 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/22/2016 and 04/21/2017

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2016

2017

% Change

Total Returns Received

136,528,000

135,638,000

-0.7

Total Returns Processed

129,456,000

128,789,000

-0.5

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

122,546,000

122,164,000

-0.3

Tax Professionals

70,864,000

70,401,000

-0.7

Self-prepared

51,682,000

51,763,000

0.2

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

325,525,568

312,255,666

-4.1

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

97,079,000

97,104,000

0.0

Amount

$263.197

Billion

$268.296

Billion

1.9

Average refund

$2,711

$2,763

1.9

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

81,221,000

81,646,000

0.5

Amount

$234.269

Billion

$239.410

Billion

2.2

Average refund

$2,884

$2,932

1.7