Where Is Your Illinois Tax Refund Money?

What Is My
State of Illinois
Tax Refund Status?

Do you still need to prepare and e-file your Illinois taxes or are you just checking where your Illinois tax refund is?

Before you check your tax refund status, make sure your return has been filed or e-filed and accepted by the Illinois Department of Revenue.

Step 1: If you prepared and e-filed your Illinois state tax return on eFile.com, sign in to your eFile.com account and check your Illinois filing status by clicking on My Return in the upper left menu - see image below. Note: If you filed your Illinois tax return via paper or e-filed through another web site, check there first if the return got accepted or not.

In your eFile.com account click on My Return and then check your eFile status on the right
Filing Your Return

Step 2: Once your Illinois tax return gets accepted, check your status:

Illinois Tax Refund Status

Step 3: Check your IRS tax refund here.

Optional: Check the tax refund status for other states here.