Thinking, "Where's My Refund?"Check Your Tax Refund Status for E‑File & Federal
Knowing your e-file status gives you peace of mind and the ability to plan. Whether you filed online or in person, H&R Block can answer your "where's my refund" question and track your income tax refund status as it changes.
Check E-File Status
To get started, please enter your information below and click the "Check" button to see your status. It's that simple.
Important: For some clients who selected a State Refund Anticipation Check as well as a Federal Refund Anticipation check, the State Refund Anticipation check may come first. In that instance this website will display a message stating your Refund Anticipation check is ready.
When a State Refund Anticipation check comes first, in addition to the Refund Account Fee, certain other fees are withheld.
Income Tax Refund Status
Wondering about your tax refund status?
The status of your tax refund is still viewable—right here! Find out when you can expect your tax refund from the IRS by clicking below
You’ll be directed to the IRS Where's My Refund? secure site and asked for the following information:
- Social Security Number
- Filing Status
- Exact refund amount shown on your return
Depending on how you chose to receive your tax refund, you may need to allow an additional two to five business days from the date indicated by the IRS for your bank to process your refund.Use the IRS Where's My Refund? Tool
State Refund Status
It's not always easy to predict when your state refund will be coming in. With the increase of identity theft and tax refund fraud, many states have added additional security features to make sure your tax refund is delivered to the right person – you! In some instances, these additional measures might increase refund processing time.
Find out if your state is on time or if it has any delays:
"Why Is My Refund Delayed?"
While the IRS states they issue nine out of 10 refunds within three weeks, in some cases they may require additional review or take more time to issue a refund. If the wait seems longer this year, you may want to review reasons for a delayed tax refund or why it could be held or reduced. Learn about the reasons for a delayed tax refund status and how to handle them.
Maximize Your Refund
What can you do to impact the bottom line of your tax refund and how will you use it once you receive it? Consider these options: