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Reikone1
New Member

Taxes

How do I find out if my return was accepted 

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xmasbaby0
Level 15

Taxes

Did you e-file?  Did you click a big orange button that said “Transmit my returns now?”

 

When you e-file your federal return you will receive two emails from TurboTax.  The first one will say that your return was submitted.  The second email will tell you if your federal return was accepted or rejected.  If you e-filed a state return, there will be a third email to tell you if the state accepted or rejected your state return.

 

First, check your e-file status to see if your return was accepted:

https://turbotax.intuit.com/tax-tools/efile-status-lookup/

If the IRS accepted it, what does it say here? 

https://www.irs.gov/refunds           Or does your account say “Ready to Mail?”

 

Note: If it says “Ready to Mail” or “Printed” that means YOU have to mail it yourself.  TurboTax does not mail your tax return for you.

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
JeanneLO
Intuit Alumni

Taxes

Check on Where’s My Refund? it has the most up to date information available about your federal refund. The tool is updated daily (usually overnight) so you will just usually need to check once a day. To check on a state refund please visit your state Department of Revenue website.

 

 

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