Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending May 10, 2019

2019 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 5/11/2018 and 5/10/2019

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2018

2019

% Change

Total Returns Received  141,531,000 141,567,000 0.0
Total Returns Processed 135,883,000 136,139,000 0.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              126,040,000 127,939,000 1.5
Tax Professionals  72,111,000 71,725,000 -0.5
Self-prepared   53,929,000 56,214,000 4.2

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  419,004,000 453,360,000 8.2
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  102,582,000 101,590,000 -1.0
Amount  $284.927 Billion  $277.258 Billion -2.7
Average refund  $2,778 $2,729 -1.7
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  85,297,000 86,965,000 2.0
Amount  $250.732 Billion  $249.434 Billion  -0.5
Average refund  $2,940 $2,868 -2.4