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Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending Feb. 12, 2016

2016 FILING SEASON STATISTICS

Cumulative statistics comparing 02/13/2015 and 02/12/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

39,699,000

38,737,000

-2.4

Total Returns Processed

38,669,000

37,672,000

-2.6

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts: 

 

 

 

TOTAL           

37,919,000

37,106,000

-2.1

Tax Professionals

18,465,000

17,122,000

-7.3

Self-prepared

19,454.000

19,984,000

2.7

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

130,268,292

148,568,583

14.0

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

30,930,000

29,155,000

-5.7

Amount

$99.728

Billion

$94.001

Billion

-5.7

Average refund

$3,224

$3,224

0.0

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

28,884,000

27,367,000

-5.3

Amount

$95.577

Billion

$90.561

Billion

-5.2

Average refund

$3,309

$3,309

0.0



 

 

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