Check the status of your tax refund. Learn about unclaimed tax refunds and what to do if your refund is lower than expected.
Check your federal or state tax refund status
If you expect a federal or state tax refund, you can track its status. Learn how, and what information you will need.
Set up direct deposit to receive your tax refund
You can receive your tax refund faster through direct deposit instead of by mail. Learn how direct deposit works and how to set it up.
What to do if your tax refund is lower than expected
If you owe money to a federal or state agency, the federal government may use part or all of your federal tax refund to repay the debt. This is called a tax refund offset.
Undelivered and unclaimed tax refund checks
Every year, millions of federal and state tax refunds go undelivered or unclaimed. Learn how to claim your refund if you did not file a return or if your check never got to you.