The IRS used to make this easy when they gave everyone a Publication. 2043—the IRS tax refund schedule. Because unexpected circumstances led to
refund delays last year, which violated the public’s service expectations and
caused serious backlash, the IRS has decided not to publish a refund schedule
this year. Instead, the canned IRS
response to refund expectations suggesting that consumers will receive their
funds within a standard 21 days after their returns are accepted by the IRS.
Stay current on IRS refund delays and current tax news that
may affect your refund. Visit our
Where’s My Refund Page to learn more.