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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 Feb. 19, 2016

2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 02/20/2015 and 02/19/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

49,652,000

49,020,000

-1.3

Total Returns Processed

48,295,000

47,420,000

-1.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

47,157,000

46,758,000

-0.8

Tax Professionals

23,725,000

22,588,000

-4.8

Self-prepared

23,432,000

24,170,000

3.1

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

155,780,478

175,958,748

13.0

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

39,964,000

38,550,000

-3.5

Amount

$124.670

Billion

$120.574

Billion

-3.3

Average refund

$3,120

$3,128

0.3

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

36,817,000

35,720,000

-3.0

Amount

$118.496

Billion

$115.226

Billion

-7.8

Average refund

$3,219

$3,226

0.2