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The trouble is, the IRS will hold your entire tax refund, not just the EITC or ACTC part.
When you get your refund, don't let it go to waste!
Identity theft and refund fraud continue to be on the rise.
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You should be checking your credit at least once per year, and tax time is a great time to do it.
Here is a chart of when you can expect your tax refund for when the return was accepted (based on e-Filing).
Since the link requires personal information, here is the non-html version: https://sa2.www4gov/irfof/lang/en/
Once you enter all your information, it will tell you what is going on with your refund. Remember, this is not an official chart published by the IRS, but a guideline we created based on the timing we've seen helping tax payers every year.Still looking for 2014's chart? Remember, the IRS replaced this chart with the standard "90% of filers should receive their refunds within 21 days".
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One of the most pressing questions in the life of an early tax filer – when can I expect my tax refund to come?