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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
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending December 29, 2017

2017 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 12/30/2016 and 12/29/2017 

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2016

2017

% Change

Total Returns Received 152,544,000 152,235,000 -0.2
Total Returns Processed 152,250,000 151,916,000 -0.2
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL             131,851,000 132,319,000 0.4
Tax Professionals 78,736,000 78,924,000 0.2
Self-prepared 53,115,000 53,395,000 0.5
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 507,269,589 502,095,254 -1.0
       

Total Refunds:    

     
Number 111,069,000     111,873,000 0.7
Amount $317.615 Billion $323.878 Billion 2.0
Average refund $2,860 $2,895 1.2
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 88,416,000 89,485,000 1.2
Amount $264.822 Billion $270.824 Billion 2.3
Average refund $2,995 $3,026 1.0