Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 26, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/27/2018 and 4/26/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  139,903,000 139,364,000 -0.4
Total Returns Processed   132,550,000 132,763,000 0.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              125,161,000 126,961,000 1.4
Tax Professionals  71,425,000 70,969,000 -0.6
Self-prepared   53,736,000 55,992,000 4.2

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  399,502,000 433,675,000 8.6
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  99,511,000 98,952,000 -0.6
Amount  $275.726 Billion  $270.001 Billion -2.1
Average refund  $2,771 $2,729 -1.5
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  83,458,000 85,456,000 2.4
Amount  $244.685 Billion  $244.805 Billion  0.0
Average refund  $2,932 $2,865 -2.3