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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 22, 2016



2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/24/2015 and 04/22/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

134,209,000

136,528,000

1.7

Total Returns Processed

128,317,000

129,456,000

0.9

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

119,402,000

122,546,000

2.6

Tax Professionals

70,491,000

70,864,000

0.5

Self-prepared

48,911,000

51,682,000

5.7

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

310,407,523

326,261,102

5.1

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

97,097,000

97,079,000

0.0

Amount

$262.193

Billion

$263.197

Billion

0.4

Average refund

$2,700

$2,711

0.4

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

80,383,000

81,221,000

1.0

Amount

$231.688

Billion

$234.269

Billion

1.1

Average refund

$2,882

$2,884

0.1

 

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