TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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Why do some refunds take longer than others?

Even though the IRS issues 9 out of 10 tax refunds within 21 days, it's possible your return may require additional review and take longer to process.

For some taxpayers, the identity-protection safeguards implemented by the IRS in recent years may account for longer wait times.

Other things that can delay your refund include but are not limited to:

Also, if you chose direct deposit, your financial institution will need another day or two to post the refund to your account, so keep that in mind.


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