Are you expecting a tax refund this year? Whether you file
your return online or submit the paperwork by mail, you can track your refund
online with the Internal Revenue Service’s “Where’s My Refund” tool.
The tool allows you to track the dates your tax return was received, your
refund approved, and your refund issued. You can start tracking your refund 24 hours after you submit your return electronically. If
you mail in your return, the information is available four weeks after you
file. The information is updated daily. Here is the direct link to check your
refund status: https://sa.www4.irs.gov/irfof/lang/en/irfofgetstatus.jsp
You will need to have your Social Security number, the amount
you are expecting to be refunded, and your filing status.
The IRS states that you will receive your refund faster if
you opt for direct deposit over
You can also check your refund status using the IRS mobile
app, IRS2go. Find out more
about the app.