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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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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending May 12, 2017

2017 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 05/13/2016 and 05/12/2017

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2016

2017

% Change

Total Returns Received

140,258,000

139,586,000

-0.5

Total Returns Processed

134,438,000

134,127,000

-0.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

123,737,000

123,634,000

-0.1

Tax Professionals

71,740,000

71,463,000

-0.4

Self-prepared

51,997,000

52,171,000

0.3

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

348,401,089

336,315,094

-3.5

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

102,424,000

102,863,000

0.4

Amount

$279.857

Billion

$284.862

Billion

1.8

Average refund

$2,732

$2,769

1.4

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

84,273,000

85,067,000

0.9

Amount

$244.843

Billion

$250.081

Billion

2.1

Average refund

$2,905

$2,940

1.2