When will you receive your refund? The answer depends on how you filed your return.

For e-filed tax filings:

     refund by check will take 6-8 weeks

     refund by direct deposit within 10 days

For mailed tax filings: 

     refund by check will take 10-12 weeks 
     refund by direct deposit will take 6-8 weeks 

To check your status, you will need: 

     Taxpayer's SSN (first persona listed on the tax return) 
     Your Filing Status (MFJ, MFS, S, HH) 
     Refund Amount (before banking fees)