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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending April 8, 2016


 



2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 04/10/2015 and 04/08/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

110,754,000

107,452,000

-3.0

Total Returns Processed

108,000,000

104,527,000

-3.2

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

100,759,000

98,731,000

-2.0

Tax Professionals

59,976,000

57,006,000

-5.0

Self-prepared

40,783,000

41,725,000

2.3

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

274,611,418

291,585,552

6.2

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

83,184,000

81,751,000

-1.7

Amount

$230.923

Billion

$228.780

Billion

-0.9

Average refund

$2,776

$2,798

0.8

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

70,510,000

70,027,000

-0.7

Amount

$207.787

Billion

$207.360

Billion

-0.2

Average refund

$2,947

$2,961

0.5

 

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