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

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 27, 2018

2018 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/28/2017 and 4/27/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 137,496,000 139,903,000 1.7
Total Returns Processed 130,862,000 132,550,000 1.3
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 122,782,000 125,161,000 1.9
Tax Professionals 70,815,000 71,425,000 0.9
Self-prepared 51,967,000 53,736,000 3.4
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 321,661,687 399,502,417 24.2
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 100,124,000 99,511,000 -0.6
Amount $276.786 Billion $275.726 Billion -0.4
Average refund $2,764 $2,771 0.2
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 83,600,000 83,458,000 -0.2
Amount $245.271 Billion $244.685 Billion -0.2
Average refund $2,934 $2,932 -0.1