IRS Logo
Print - Click this link to Print this page

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending Dec. 25, 2015

2015 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 12/26/14 and 12/25/15

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2014

2015

% Change

Total Returns Received

149,685,000

150,927,000

0.8

Total Returns Processed

149,510,000

150,694,000

0.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts: [1]

 

 

 

TOTAL           

125,821,000

128,784,000

2.4

Tax Professionals

77,875,000

78,406,000

0.7

Self-prepared

47,946,000

50,378,000

5.1

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

442,134,043 

486,106,425 

10.0

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

109,499,000

109,426,000

-0.1

Amount

$305.734

Billion

$306.016

Billion

0.1

Average refund

$2,792

$2,797

0.2

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

83,995,000

86,228,000

2.7

Amount

$245.088

Billion

$254.944

Billion

4.0

Average refund

$2,918

$2,957

1.3

 

 

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 02-Dec-2016