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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 8, 2016

2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/10/2015 and 04/08/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

110,754,000

107,452,000

-3.0

Total Returns Processed

108,000,000

104,527,000

-3.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

100,759,000

98,731,000

-2.0

Tax Professionals

59,976,000

57,006,000

-5.0

Self-prepared

40,783,000

41,725,000

2.3

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

274,611,418

291,585,552

6.2

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

83,184,000

81,751,000

-1.7

Amount

$230.923

Billion

$228.780

Billion

-0.9

Average refund

$2,776

$2,798

0.8

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

70,510,000

70,027,000

-0.7

Amount

$207.787

Billion

$207.360

Billion

-0.2

Average refund

$2,947

$2,961

0.5