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Your tax refund should hit your bank account within 21 days if you file online.

Here’s when you can expect your tax refund to hit your bank account, according to the IRS

Taxes are due on April 15. You can expect to get your federal tax refund within 21 days of filing your tax return online.

Louisiana accidentally gave out $26 million in tax refunds after it paid people twice. Now it wants the money back.

After a computer error caused around 66,000 people to receive double refund payments, state officials reportedly said the system was fixed.
Nothing feels better than money in the bank.

Experts say small tax refunds are a good thing, but a look at how Americans spend the cash explains why they don’t feel the same

Americans rely heavily on tax refunds as a way to reset their finances and force savings, experts say.
A fan holds an American flag as paper falls from buildings above during the ticker tape parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate their World Cup final win over Japan, in New York, July 10, 2015.

After weeks of worry, Americans’ tax refunds are finally trending up

After three weeks of data showing the average tax refund was smaller than last year, the IRS announced Thursday that refunds are up 1.3% on average.
What deductions are you missing when filing your tax return?

10 things you probably didn’t know you could deduct on your taxes

What deductions are you missing when filing your tax return? Here are 10 that are often overlooked ahead of tax day 2019.
The sooner you file your taxes, the sooner you'll get your refund.

Your state tax refund may take longer to hit your bank account than your federal refund — here’s how to find out when it’s coming

States that tax income also issue refunds, and you can check the status of your state tax refund on your state's government website.

More than 76 million Americans don’t pay federal income taxes, but it’s not usually the luxury you might think

Some Americans don't owe income taxes because their earnings are too low; the deductions and credits available to them wipe out their tax liability.
A smaller tax refund doesn't mean you lost money.

Financial experts say there’s no reason to panic if your tax refund is smaller this year

It's the first tax season under the new tax law President Donald Trump enacted in late 2017 and some filers are complaining of a smaller refund.
I've filed by taxes with H&R Block two years in a row.

After someone stole my tax refund 2 years ago, I found the best way to protect myself is also the easiest

I already filed my taxes with the IRS using H&R Block. It took about an hour, and I should get my tax refund within 21 days via direct deposit.
You should file your taxes immediately, despite a potential tax refund delay, according to accountants.

The IRS can’t pay out tax refunds during the partial government shutdown, but experts say you should still file ASAP

You can still file your tax return during the government shutdown, but in the event of a prolonged shutdown, there will likely be a delay in refunds.