Tag: refund

2018 Tax Refund Payment Delays For Returns With Earned Income and Child Tax Credit Payments (PATH Act)

It looks like we may have a repeat of 2016 and 2017 tax refund payment delays millions of American’s faced (and are still facing) this year. The IRS recently warned that… Read more »

IRS Identity Review and Validation Options – Phone and Online – to Reduce Refund Payment Delays

You filed your return in a timely manner and were waiting for your refund to be sent within the standard timeline that IRS promises. But alas, it has been much longer than… Read more »

Thank God I Got My Tax Refund! Americans Get Religious and Pray For Divine Intervention With IRS Refund Delays

People are again getting very frustrated with delays they are seeing around getting their federal tax refunds. Despite the IRS saying that 9 out of 10 refunds will be processed in… Read more »

WMR and IRS2Go Status Differences – Return Received, Accepted or Under Review and Refund Approved versus Refund Sent

On my post covering the IRS Refund Cycle Schedule I am seeing a lot of comments around the refund processing status’ on the IRS Where is My Refund (WMR) website or… Read more »

2020 IRS Tax Refund Processing Schedule and Direct Deposit Cycle Chart for 2019 Return Filings

Below is the latest table showing estimated tax season refund payment dates based on past refund cycles and IRS guidelines. It shows the date your refund will be processed and… Read more »

2018-2019 Tax Season – Average IRS and State Tax Refund and Processing Times

The table below shows the average IRS federal refund payment over the last few years. The IRS reported that 70% of the 150+ million tax filers received tax refunds with… Read more »