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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 February 15, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 2/16/2018 and 2/15/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  41,738,000 39,747,000 -4.8
Total Returns Processed   40,470,000 37,810,000 -6.6

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              39,882,000 38,357,000 -3.8
Tax Professionals  18,126,000 16,583,000 -8.5
Self-prepared   21,756,000 21,774,000 0.1

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  167,163,000 161,706,000 -3.3%
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  31,937,000 23,485,000 -26.5
Amount  $101.212  Billion  $61.993  Billion  -38.8
Average refund  $3,169 $2,640 -16.7
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  30,040,000 22,141,000 -26.3
Amount  $97.819  Billion  $59.846  Billion  -38.8
Average refund  $3,256 $2,703 -17.0