The IRS offers no
guaranteed date as to when your refund will be available in your bank
account. But in the past, the IRS has
operated on a 21-day refund cycle for estimating when your refund will be sent
to you, which begins the day your tax return was accepted by the IRS for
If you submitted your
return on or before January 31, 2014 and it was accepted by the IRS for
processing on February 3, 2014, your refund check should be in the mail, at
least by 2/24.
If you e-filed your
return and elected to have your refunded deposited via direct deposit into your
bank account, your refund may be processed faster.
For more updates on how
to track your refund, visit our Where’s My Tax Refund?