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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 8, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/9/2018 and 3/8/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  69,484,000 67,721,000 -2.5
Total Returns Processed   67,183,000 65,314,000 -2.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              65,270,000 64,299,000 -1.5
Tax Professionals  33,495,000 31,942,000 -4.6
Self-prepared   31,775,000 32,357,000 1.8

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  267,117,000 298,601,000 11.8
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  55,327,000 53,487,000 -3.3
Amount  $166.186  Billion  $160.874  Billion  -3.2
Average refund  $3,004 $3,008 0.1
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  49,357,000 49,320,000 -0.1
Amount  $154.346  Billion  $153.259  Billion  -0.7
Average refund  $3,127 $3,107 -0.6