Where's My Refund?


There are 4 stages of return processing:
Stage 1 - Return Received
Stage 2 - Processing and Validating Return Information
Stage 3 - Refund Approved
Stage 4 - Refund Issued

Enter the required information below to find out the stage and a more specific status of your refund.

  • The first social security number shown on the return
  • The exact amount of refund shown on your return (D-400 Line 34)
  Select one of the following options:
Check the status of your 2020 original income tax refund.
Refund amount different than what you expected.
Receive information about your amended return or prior year refund filed late.

Due to enhanced identity theft protection measures, some refunds may take longer than normal, which is 6 weeks for electronically filed returns and 12 weeks for paper returns.

For information about the refund process, visit
The Refund Process.

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