Direct Deposit of Tax Refunds

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How Do I Get My Tax Refund By Direct Deposit?

Did you know...?

  • You can receive your tax refund faster by using e-file and direct deposit.


  • Nearly 57 million people got their tax refunds by direct deposit in 2006.

  • You can check the status of your tax refund online using IRS' Where's My Refund?.

Not using e-file?

You can still get your tax refund directly deposited into your account. Simply provide your banking information to the IRS at the time you are submitting your taxes. Direct deposit is the safest, easiest, and most convenient way to receive you tax refund, regardless of how you file your taxes.

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The U.S. Department of the Treasury wants you to know about a fast, safe way to receive your federal tax refund (304 kb) Your choices for filing your taxes (354 kb)

   Last Updated:  March 14, 2014