It ‘s not true that all refunds are delayed! Read more to get the facts.
Fact: More than 90% of federal tax refunds are issued in less than 21 days.
Fact: The PATH Act requires the IRS to hold refunds for tax returns claiming the EITC or ACTC until mid-February.
Fact: Returns that require additional review for various other reasons may also take longer. For example, the IRS, along with its partners in the state’s and the nation’s tax industry, continue to strengthen security reviews to help protect against identity theft and refund fraud.