Get up-to-date refund information using Where’s My Refund? Where’s My Refund? is updated once every 24 hours, usually overnight. Refunds are generally issued within 21 days after the IRS and/or state receives your tax return. You should only call if it has been longer than 21 days.
Information from an amended return (Form 1040X) will not be provided. Amended Returns/Corrected Returns, generally take 8 to 12 weeks or more to process.
If you have spent at least 8 weeks since you filed your amended return and you have not received your refund, please contact the proper customer service representative at 1-800-829-1040.
Usually, you can file a claim and request that you are send a new check. This can be done up to 28 days after the date they sent you a refund. The application “Where’s my refund?” will provide you with detailed instructions on how to file a complaint if this is your situation.