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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 March 23, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/24/2017 and 3/23/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 85,251,000 85,689,000 0.5
Total Returns Processed 82,990,000 83,286,000 0.4
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 79,125,000 79,780,000 0.8
Tax Professionals 43,395,000 43,094,000 -0.7
Self-prepared 35,730,000 36,686,000 2.7
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 246,382,030 307,120,964 24.7
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 68,348,000 67,599,000 -1.1
Amount $197.983 Billion $197.698 Billion -0.1
Average refund $2,987 $2,925 1.0
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 60,194,000 59,313,000 -1.5
Amount $183.210 Billion $181.600 Billion -0.9
Average refund $3,044 $3,062 0.6