Where’s my refund – Illinois?
To check the status of your Illinois state refund online, go to https://mytax.illinois.gov/?Link=IITRfnInq.
You will be prompted to enter:
- ID type
- Social Security Number or Individual Tax ID Number
- Refund amount
- Click “Search” to view your refund status
You may check your refund status by phone: 1-800-732-8866.
You may also choose to receive updates to your phone when your payment is on the way at https://myrefund.illinoiscomptroller.gov/
Once a return is received by IDOR, many different factors can affect the timing of a refund. You could receive your return sooner if you eFiled.
What can cause a delay in my Illinois state refund?
Some returns take longer to review than other for many reasons including, but not limited to,
- When and how the return was filed
- Current return inventory levels
- Identity theft and fraud security measures
- The types of income tax credits claimed
- The type and amount of a refund.
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