Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service
Acknowledgement and General Information for
Taxpayers Who File Returns Electronically
Thank you for participating in IRS e-file.
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Your federal income tax return for
was filed electronically with the
Submission Processing Center. The electronic filing services were provided by
Your return was accepted on
using a Personal Identification Number (PIN) as your electronic
signature. You entered a PIN or authorized the Electronic Return Originator (ERO) to enter or generate a PIN
for you. The Submission ID assigned to your return is
Your return was accepted on
Allow 4 to 6 weeks for the processing of your return.
The Earned Income Credit or a dependent's exemption on your return may be reduced or disallowed due to a
child's name and social security number mismatch.
Your electronic funds withdrawal payment request was accepted for processing.
Your electronic funds withdrawal payment request was not accepted for processing. Refer to the "If You Owe
Your Form 4868, Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, was
. The Submission ID assigned to your extension
DO NOT SEND A PAPER COPY OF YOUR RETURN TO THE IRS.
IF YOU DO, IT WILL DELAY THE PROCESSING OF THE RETURN.
If You Need to Make a Change to Your Return
If you need to make a change or correct the return you filed electronically, you should send a Form 1040X, Amended U.S.
Individual Income Tax Return, to the IRS Submission Processing Center that processes paper returns for your area. The
address is available at , or you can call the IRS toll-free at 1-800-829-1040.
If You Need to Ask About Your Refund
The IRS notifies your Electronic Return Originator (ERO) when your return is accepted, usually within 48 hours. If your
return was not accepted, the IRS notifies your ERO of the reasons for rejection. If it has been more than three weeks
since the IRS accepted your return and you have not received your refund, go to and click on "Where's My
Refund?" to view your refund status. Exception: If box 3 above is checked, allow 4 to 6 weeks for processing of your
return. A notice will be sent to you advising of changes to your return.
Also, you can call the TeleTax line at 1-800-829-4477, for automated refund information. You should have available the
first social security number shown on your return, your filing status, and the exact amount of the refund you expect.
TeleTax gives you the date for mailing or depositing your refund. You should receive your refund check within 30 days of
the date given by TeleTax, or within one week of that date, if you chose direct deposit. If you do not receive it by then, or if
TeleTax does not give your refund information, call the Refund Hotline at 1-800-829-1954.
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