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Where's My Refund?

Kentucky Department of Revenue Stops Processing Tax Refunds Because of IRS Electronic PIN Breach

Please allow 2-3 business days for a direct deposit to show in your account

  • Online Lookup
    You will be asked to enter your Social Security number and expected refund amount.
    Note:  Online lookup is available for the current tax year refund status only.
  • Phone Lookup
    Call (502) 564-1600 (Toll).
    You will be asked to enter your Social Security number and expected refund amount.
Processing Times

Typical processing times for current year Individual Income Tax returns with No Errors

Electronic Filed Return up to 14 days
Amended and Prior Years Returns 150 to 180 Days
Paper Return 8 to 12 Weeks

 

 

Errors and Department of Revenue Corrections to Returns

If an error is detected during the processing of a return your refund will be delayed.  If an error is detected and corrected by Department of Revenue staff, an additional amount of time is required to process the return and send out the refund.

 

Last Updated 2/29/2016