The IRS processes tax returns as it receives them. If you file your tax return electronically, the IRS will generaly process direct deposit refunds within 7-10 days of receiving your tax return, and process paper checks within about two weeks. Filing a paper tax return may delay your refund by up to several weeks.How do you track your state tax refund?
Tracking your Tax Refund by Phone Wait to call until 24 hours after you have e-filed your return. Gather your tax information before you call the automated IRS line that helps you track your refund. Dial 1-800-829-1954. Have a pen and a piece of paper near the phone in case you need to write down information.What is the average refund time for IRS?
Generally, if you e-file and use direct deposit, the IRS estimates that you should receive your federal refund between 8 and 21 days after they accept your return, unless the IRS does not send you a notification requesting additional information or an audit notice).