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Treasury and IRS Kick Off a Successful Tax Filing Season

Washington – Treasury and the IRS successfully opened the 2019 tax-filing season last week. The IRS kicked off the season a day earlier than last year and is accepting and processing federal tax returns for tax year 2018.

“Filing season has successfully launched with millions of tax returns having been filed,” said Secretary Steven Mnuchin. “We thank the Treasury and IRS employees who have been working diligently to ensure the system is processing these returns efficiently.”