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Filing For Individuals

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For you and your family
Standard mileage and other information

Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate

 

Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending September 1, 2017

2017 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 09/02/2016 and 09/01/2017

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2016

2017

% Change

Total Returns Received

145,734,000

145,329,000

-0.3

Total Returns Processed

145,413,000

145,070,000

-0.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

127,074,000

127,277,000

0.2

Tax Professionals

74,523,000

74,512,000

0.0

Self-prepared

52,551,000

52,765,000

0.4

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

429,038,682

417,407,116

-2.7

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

108,038,000

108,761,000

0.7

Amount

$297.070

Billion

$302.529

Billion

1.8

Average refund

$2,750

$2,782

1.2

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

86,991,000

88,052,000

1.2

Amount

$255.004

Billion

$260.744

Billion

2.3

Average refund

$2,931

$2,961

1.0