Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending March 27, 2020

 

2020 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/29/2019 and 3/27/2020

Individual Income Tax Returns: 2019 2020 % Change
Total Returns Received 92,861,000 90,617,000 -2.4
Total Returns Processed 90,280,000 87,001,000 -3.6
       
E-filing Receipts:      
TOTAL           87,288,000 85,559,000 -2.0
Tax Professionals 47,430,000 44,501,000 -6.2
Self-prepared 39,858,000 41,058,000 3.0
       
Web Usage:      
Visits to IRS.gov 358,112,000 394,715,000 10.2
       
Total Refunds:      
Number 71,755,000 69,931,000 -2.5
Amount $206.149 Billion $203.381 Billion -1.3
Average refund $2,873 $2,908 1.2
 
Direct Deposit Refunds:      
Number 64,252,000 59,029,000 -8.1
Amount $192.429 Billion $180.491 Billion -6.2
Average refund $2,995 $3,058 2.1