Texas and D.C. get biggest refunds.
By CPA Trendlines Research
Does that mean they need better accountants in Texas and Washington? Hard to say. But it's easy to see the big picture in this groovy graphic.
The smallest refunds went to taxpayers in Maine and Vermont.
Compared to this year, as of the last week in February, the IRS had issued 41 million refunds, down from 46 million in the same year-ago period. Refunds issued so far in 2017 total $127 billion, averaging $3,071. Of course, that number usually slips as the season progresses.
And here's where we stand so far this year: