There are 4 stages of return processing:
Stage 1 - Return Received
Stage 2 - Processing and Validation 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.
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.