It’s been many days since my refund was accepted. When will it be approved

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The term Accepted means your e-file has passed inspection (Social Security numbers are correct, dependents haven't already been claimed, etc.) and the government has your tax return. Consider acceptance as your official government delivery receipt.

After acceptance, the next step is for the government to review your refund.Once that part's done, the government approves your refund, which means it's ready to be deposited or sent.

It can take up to 21 calendar days after acceptance for the IRS to issue your refund, although most refunds go more quickly than that, while a small handful may take a bit longer.

You can start tracking your federal refund at the IRS Where's My Refund site. https://www.irs.gov/refunds 

For state refunds, go to your state government's refund lookup.

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