how long will it take to receive my injured spouse refund

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    This is what the IRS states about the time frame:

    "Allow 11 weeks for the return to process with the Injured Spouse Allocation request.  Otherwise, if you file Form 8379 with a joint return on paper the time needed to process it is about 14 weeks. If you file Form 8379 by itself after a joint return has been processed, the time needed is about 8 weeks."

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