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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 15, 2016


 



2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/17/2015 and 04/15/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

132,268,000

124,616,000

-5.8

Total Returns Processed

126,121,000

119,923,000

-4.9

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

118,766,000

113,402,000

-4.5

Tax Professionals

70,064,000

66,361,000

-5.3

Self-prepared

48,702,000

47,041,000

-3.4

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

300,060,301

311,499,555

3.8

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

91,818,000

88,833,000

-3.3

Amount

$248.918

Billion

$244.870

Billion

-1.6

Average refund

$2,711

$2,757

1.7

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

76,824,000

75,240,000

-2.1

Amount

$222.000

Billion

$220.034

Billion

-0.9

Average refund

$2,890

$2,924

1.2

 

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 21-Apr-2016