How to Check The Status of an EF Return Using "Where’s My Refund" on The IRS Website
Refer to " Where’s My Refund? " for Refund Status of a tax return from the IRS website. SSN/ITIN, Filing status and Refund Amount are required for lookup.
Browse to the following IRS website: Where's My Refund
- In the Tax Year section, click the correct year requesting refund status.
- In the Social Security Number boxes, enter the primary taxpayer’s Social Security Number.
- In the Filing Status list, click the taxpayer’s filing status.
- In the Refund Amount box, enter the exact refund amount on the tax return, and then click Submit.
In addition the IRS has a tool for viewing Amended returns: Where's My Amended Refund
The SSN/ITIN, DOB and Zip Code and Tax Year are required for lookup on an Amended return.