Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending May 1, 2015

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2015 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 5/02/14 and 5/01/15

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2014

2015

% Change

Total Receipts

135,504,000

136,191,000

0.5

Total Processed

129,479,000

130,145,000

0.5

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

117,016,000

119,865,000

2.4

Tax Professionals

70,707,000

70,835,000

0.2

Self-prepared

46,309,000

49,030,000

5.9

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

284,365,227

320,834,027

12.8

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

99,948,000

99,020,000

-0.9

Amount

$269.480 Billion

 

$267.613

Billion

-0.7

Average refund

$2,696

$2,703

0.2

 

 

 

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

79,622,000

81,425,000

2.3

Amount

$226.990 Billion

 

$235.034

Billion

3.5

Average refund

$2,851

$2,887

1.3