Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 6, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 4/07/2017 and 4/06/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 103,612,000 103,762,000 0.1
Total Returns Processed 101,028,000 101,082,000 0.1
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 95,458,000 95,899,000 0.5
Tax Professionals 54,720,000 54,283.000 -0.8
Self-prepared 40,738,000 41,616,000 2.2
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 276,082,236 342,057,461 23.9
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 80,296,000 79,100,000 -1.5
Amount $228.951 Billion $226.558 Billion -1.0
Average refund $2,851 $2,864 0.5
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 69,293,000 68,220,000 -1.5
Amount $208.475 Billion $205.555 Billion -1.4
Average refund $3,009 $3,013 0.1