IRS Logo
Print - Click this link to Print this page

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending March 11, 2016

Cumulative statistics comparing 03/13/2015 and 03/11/2016

Individual Income Tax Returns:

2015

2016

% Change

Total Returns Received

74,455,000

74,456,000

0.0

Total Returns Processed

72,706,000

72,164,000

-0.8

 

 

 

 

E-filing Receipts:

 

 

 

TOTAL           

69,189,000

69,527,000

0.5

Tax Professionals

38,089,000

37,148,000

-2.5

Self-prepared

31,100,000

32,379,000

4.1

 

 

 

 

Web Usage:

 

 

 

Visits to IRS.gov

215,612,739

231,878,508

7.5

 

 

 

 

Total Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

60,320,000

59,727,000

-1.0

Amount

$177.240

Billion

$175.881

Billion

-0.8

Average refund

$2,938

$2,945

0.2

 

Direct Deposit Refunds:

 

 

 

Number

53,485,000

53,295,000

-0.4

Amount

$164.407

Billion

164.058

Billion

-0.2

Average refund

$3,074

$3,078

 0.1

 

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 16-Mar-2017