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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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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending October 19, 2018

2018 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 10/20/2017 and 10/19/2018

Individual Income Tax Returns:   

2017

2018

% Change

Total Returns Received  150,838,000 153,383,000 1.7
Total Returns Processed   150,177,000 152,827,000  1.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

     
TOTAL              131,948,000 135,154,000  2.4
Tax Professionals  78,567,000  79,990,000 1.8
Self-prepared   53,381,000 55,164,000  3.3

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

     
Visits to IRS.gov  451,232,430  559,157,514 24
       

Total Refunds:

     
Number  110,800,000 110,806,000 0.0
Amount  $311.999 Billion  $312.973 Billion  0.3
Average refund  $2,816 $2,825  0.3
       

Direct Deposit Refunds: 

     
Number  89,099,000 89,537,000  0.5
Amount  $266.202 Billion  $267.799 Billion  0.6
Average refund  $2,988  $2,991  0.1