IRS Refund Status

To inquire about your Federal Income Tax refund status: 

 

PLEASE CHECK THE IRS WEBSITE AND YOUR DESIGNATED STATE WEBSITE before calling the office about your refund status.  You can check on the site approximately one week after your taxes have been filed.

 

Go to the IRS website at www.irs.gov or call the IRS hotline number (800) 829-1954 or (800) 829-1040.

Follow these steps to check your status once you have logged in:

* Select the "Get Your Refund Status" link.

* Select "Check My Refund Status"

* Select OK to the US Government message

* You will then need to type in your social security number, filing status (single, married, head of household or married filing separately) and the refund amount of your expected federal refund.

* Select "Submit"

 

Note:  it can take up to 8 weeks for your refund to be deposited into your account (or mailed to you).  Please do not call the office before reviewing this information online and note that the IRS is extremely backlogged this year.

NYS Refund Status

To inquire about your New York State refund status:

 

Go to the NY State website at  www.tax.ny.gov or call the NYS hotline (518) 457-5181.

 

* Scroll down and select "Check Your Refund"

* Select "Check Refund Status" 

* Type in the security code you see displayed and continue

* Put in the tax year, social security number and select form IT-201 (top line)

* You will also input the "Requested Refund Amount"

* Select "Continue"

 

New Jersey Refund Status

To inquire about your New Jersey refund status:

 

Go to the New Jersey website at www.state.nj.us/treasury

 

Follow the links for refund status.

 

 

***For all other states, please check with your state's tax department.

Federal Amended Tax Return Status

Go to the IRS website: IRS.gov

* Select "Get Your Refund Status"

DO NOT select "Check My Refund Status" in the blue box

* Look below the blue box under "Refund Topics"

* Select "Where's My Amended Return"

* Select "Amended Return Status

* Select "OK"

* Put in your social security number, date of birth and zip code

* Select "Continue"

* Select the year

* Select "Continue"