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Forms and Instructions

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 March 16, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/17/2017 and 3/16/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 77,475,000 77,795,000 0.4
Total Returns Processed 75,208,000 75,307,000 0.1
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 72,205,000 72,732,000 0.7
Tax Professionals 38,548,000 38,245,000 -0.8
Self-prepared 33,657,000 34,487,000 2.5
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 231,360,122 288,340,262 24.6
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 62,494,000 61,739,000 -1.2
Amount $183.158 Billion $182.772 Billion -0.2
Average refund $2,931 $2,960 1.0
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 55,589,000 54,602,000 -1.8
Amount $170.674 Billion $168.801 Billion -1.1
Average refund $3,070 $3,091 0.7