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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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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending Oct 21 2016

2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 10/22/2015 and 10/21/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% change

Total Returns Received

149,821,000

151,187,000

0.9

Total Returns Processed

149,048,000

150,570,000

1.0

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

128,606,000

131,628,000

2.4

Tax Professionals

78,234,000

78,521,000

0.4

Self-prepared

50,372,000

53,107,000

5.4

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

446,316,318

462,252,942

3.6

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

108,465,000

109,959,000

1.4

Amount

$296.002

Billion

$305.339

Billion

3.2

Average refund

$2,729

$2,777

1.8

 

 

 

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

85,904,000

88,006,000

2.5

Amount

$251.289

Billion

$259.877

Billion

3.4

Average refund

$2,925

$2,953

1.0