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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 28, 2017

2017 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/29/2016 and 04/28/2017

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2016

2017

% Change

Total Returns Received

138,827,000

137,496,000

-1.0

Total Returns Processed

131,245,000

130,800,000

-0.3

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

123,023,000

122,782,000

-0.2

Tax Professionals

71,193,000

70,815,000

-0.5

Self-prepared

51,830,000

51,967,000

0.3

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

334,395,994

321,661,687

-3.8

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

99,899,000

100,124,000

0.2

Amount

$272.028

Billion

$276.786

Billion

1.8

Average refund

$2,723

$2,764

1.5

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

82,977,000

83,600,000

0.8

Amount

$240.173

Billion

$245.271

Billion

2.1

Average refund

$2,894

$2,934

1.4