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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 9, 2018

2018 Filing Season Statistics

Cumulative statistics comparing 3/10/2017 and 3/9/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received 69,403,000 69,484,000 0.1
Total Returns Processed 67,302,000 67,183,000 -0.2
       

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL 64,953,000 65,270,000 0.5
Tax Professionals 34,093,000 33,495,000 -1.8
Self-prepared 30,860,000 31,775,000 3.0
       

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov 214,973,517 267,116,810 24.3
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number 56,220,000 55,327,000 -1.6
Amount $167.146 Billion $166.186 Billion -0.6
Average refund $2,973 $3,004 1.0
       

Direct Deposit Refunds:

     
Number 50,499,000 49,357,000 -2.26
Amount $156.810 Billion $154.346 Billion -1.6
Average refund $3,105 $3,127 0.7