Most taxpayers who file electronically and choose direct deposit will get their refund within 21 days, assuming there are no problems with the return, according to the IRS.6 hours ago
What date do taxes get accepted?
After significantly postponing deadlines in 2020 and 2021 because of COVID-19, the IRS set April 18, 2022, as the official due date for filing a federal return. The agency began accepting 2021 tax returns on Jan. 24.6 days ago
When can you file your taxes 2022?
Jan. 24 Tax season 2022 has arrived. The Internal Revenue Service starts accepting and processing 2021 tax returns Monday, Jan. 24, 17 days earlier than last tax season’s late start of Feb. 12.
Is the IRS processing returns yet?
The start of this year’s tax season – which takes place earlier than last year’s February 12 opening – signals the IRS is now accepting and processing 2021 tax returns. More than 160 million individual tax returns for the 2021 tax year are expected to be filed, with most before the April 18 tax deadline.
What is the longest a tax refund can take?
Typically, the IRS issues a refund within 21 days of “accepting” a tax return. If you file electronically, the IRS can take up to three days to accept your return. If you mail in your return, it can take three additional weeks (the IRS has to manually enter your return into the system first).
Why is my taxes taking so long?
What’s Taking So Long? If you don’t receive your refund in 21 days, your tax return might need further review. This may happen if your return was incomplete or incorrect. You may also experience delays if you claimed the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit.
How long are refunds taking?
Tax refund process
|Delivery type||Delivery time (date filed – receipt of tax refund)|
|E-file with direct deposit||1-3 weeks|
|Paper file with direct deposit||1-3 weeks|
|E-file with refund check in the mail||6-8 weeks|
|Paper file with refund check in the mail||6-8 weeks|