Tax Returns Data Center

Historical data on how consumers react to tax season

NRF has surveyed consumers about their plans and expectations for tax season every year for more than a decade. Take a deeper dive into the data and use the interactive charts to explore demographic and historical breakdowns. About the survey: The 2019 survey of 7,729 U.S. adults 18 and older was conducted February 4-12 and has a margin of error of plus or minus 1.2 percentage points.

This year’s reactions

This year’s annual tax return survey found that nearly two-thirds (65%) of consumers expect to get a refund.

 
Man fills out his tax return forms
 

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