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Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Itemized Deductions
Application for Automatic Extension of Time
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification

 

Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Request for Transcript of Tax Return

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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 2, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/3/2017 and 3/2/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 61,063,000 61,150,000 0.1
Total Returns Processed 59,081,000 59,048,000 -0.1
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 57,435,000 57,794,000 0.6
Tax Professionals 29,293,000 28,688,000 -2.1
Self-prepared 28,142,000 29,106,000 3.4
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 196,533,468 242,890,549 23.6
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 49,352,000 48,452,000 -1.8
Amount $148.832 Billion $147.577 Billion -0.8
Average refund $3,016 $3,046 1.0
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 44,822,000 43,549,000 -2.8
Amount $140.661 Billion $137.722 Billion -2.1
Average refund $3,138 $3,162 0.8