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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 March 11, 2016

2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 03/13/2015 and 03/11/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

74,455,000

74,456,000

0.0

Total Returns Processed

72,706,000

72,164,000

-0.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

69,189,000

69,527,000

0.5

Tax Professionals

38,089,000

37,148,000

-2.5

Self-prepared

31,100,000

32,379,000

4.1

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

211,432,154

233,452,827

10.4

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

60,320,000

59,727,000

-1.0

Amount

$177.240

Billion

$175.881

Billion

-0.8

Average refund

$2,938

$2,945

0.2

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

53,485,000

53,295,000

-0.4

Amount

$164.407

Billion

164.058

Billion

-0.2

Average refund

$3,074

$3,078

 0.1