Refund Status

Refund Status  

In general, you should wait at least 2-4 weeks if you filed electronically, and 6-10 weeks for a paper filing before contacting the tax authorities.  Be sure to have a copy of your tax return in front of you before calling. Check your Refund Status online

Federal (Form 1040):  

IRS Website:  Refund Status Online

Automated Refund Hotline: 1-800-829-1954

For any other inquiry, call 1-800-829-1040, 7am – 7pm.  

Outside the U.S., call (267) 941-1000

New York State (Forms IT-201 or IT-203):  

NYS Tax Dept:  New York Refund Status Online

Automated Refund Hotline: 518-457-5149

Other inquires: 518-457-5181

New Jersey (Forms NJ-1040 & NJ-1040NR): 

New Jersey Division of Taxation – New Jersey Refund Status

To speak to a live person, call 1-609-292-6400, 8:30am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday.

California (Form 540 & 540NR):  

CA Franchise Tax Board:  California Refund Status Online

Customer Service:  1-800-852-5711


CT Dept of Revenue:  Connecticut Refund Status Online


MA Dept. of Revenue:  Massachusetts Refund Status Online


PA Dept. of Revenue:  Pennsylvania Refund Status Online

Other States:

Many other states have links to check a refund status online.  Please see my Links page for a complete list of State Tax Websites.

Check the Status of Your Income Tax Refunds!
On-Line Taxes can assist you with the status of your tax return, however we do not know the status of yourrefund from the IRS or your State.
Once you submit your return with OnLine Taxes, you will need to check your status in 24-48 hours to ensure acceptance. Once your Federal and/or State return has been accepted you will be able to check your status with the IRS or State once they have processed your return.



Federal Tax Refunds
Check Federal
Refund Status
You may also call 1-800-829-4477 to check on the status of your federal income tax refund.
*In order to find out your expected refund date, you must have the following information:
The primary Social Security Number on the return
The filing status used on the return
The whole dollar amount of the refund
If you need assistance with your filing status or the refund amount, Customer Service can assist you with obtaining that information if you filed using our service.



State Tax Refunds
Please choose a state below to check on the status of your tax refund.
Alabama Tax Refund Louisiana Tax Refund Oklahoma Tax Refund
Alaska Tax Refund Maine Tax Refund Oregon Tax Refund
Arizona Tax Refund Maryland Tax Refund Pennsylvania Tax Refund
Arkansas Tax Refund Massachusetts Tax Refund Rhode Island Tax Refund
California Tax Refund Michigan Tax Refund South Carolina Tax Refund
Colorado Tax Refund Minnesota Tax Refund South Dakota Tax Refund
Connecticut Tax Refund Mississippi Tax Refund Tennessee Tax Refund
Delaware Tax Refund Missouri Tax Refund Texas Tax Refund
District of Columbia Montana Tax Refund Utah Tax Refund
Florida Tax Refund Nebraska Tax Refund Vermont Tax Refund
Georgia Tax Refund Nevada Tax Refund Virginia Tax Refund
Hawaii Tax Refund New Hampshire Tax Refund Washington Tax Refund
Idaho Tax Refund New Jersey Tax Refund West Virginia Tax Refund
Illinois Tax Refund New Mexico Tax Refund Wisconsin Tax Refund
Indiana Tax Refund New York Tax Refund Wyoming Tax Refund
Iowa Tax Refund North Carolina Tax Refund
Kansas Tax Refund North Dakota Tax Refund
Kentucky Tax Refund Ohio Tax Refund


Federal Refund Status can also be found at