Filing Season Statistics

Filing Season Statistics for Week Ending Feb. 12, 2016

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 19,454.00 19,984,000 2.7
Web Usage:
Visits to IRS.gov 130,268,292 148,568,583 14
Total Refunds:
Number 30,930,000 29,155,000 -5.7
Amount $99.73 Billion $94.00 Billion -5.7
Average refund $3,224 $3,224 0
Direct Deposit Refunds:
Number 28,884,000 27,367,000 -5.3
Amount $95.58 Billion $90.56 Billion -5.2
Average refund $3,309 $3,309 0