Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending March 29, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/30/2018 and 3/29/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  94,139,000 92,861,000 -1.4
Total Returns Processed   91,593,000 90,280,000 -1.4

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              87,328,000 87,288,000 0.0
Tax Professionals  48,374,000 47,430,000 -2.0
Self-prepared   38,954,000 39,858,000 2.3

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  324,355,000 358,112,000 10.4
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  73,396,000 71,755,000 -2.2
Amount  $212.319  Billion  $206.149  Billion -2.9
Average refund  $2,893 $2,873 -0.7
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  63,847,000 64,252,000 0.6
Amount  $193.851  Billion  $192.429  Billion  -0.7
Average refund  $3,036 $2,995 -1.4