When is my tax refund supposed to arrive? Many Americans keep on asking this question. In 2016, the Internal Revenue Service implemented a range of measures to prevent and minimize tax fraud. That is why you have to be patient in 2021 if you expect to receive a refund.

At the same time, the citizens of the United States can be sure that their actions are safe even online. Those who prefer online tax websites can sleep well, knowing that now these services must provide identity verification stages to prove who the user is. Because of these add-ons and system upgrades, the IRS can issue more refunds as paper checks.

Anyway, the majority of US taxpayers get their refunds within 21 days. You may decide to deposit the obtained money to your account. If you do that, be ready to wait up to five days before being able to access it. As for the refund check requests, this type may be expected within several weeks.