Check the status of your tax refund
What you need
MassTaxConnect is the Department of Revenue's web-based application for filing and paying taxes.
To check the status of your personal income tax refund, you’ll need the following information:
- Your Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number
- Tax year of the refund
- Amount of refund
How to check
Visit Refund Status on MassTaxConnect.
You will be asked to:
- Choose the ID type,
- Enter your ID,
- Choose the tax year of your refund, and
- Enter the estimated refund amount.
To check the status of your tax refund by phone, call (617) 887-6367 or toll-free in Massachusetts (800) 392-6089 and follow the automated prompts.
Electronically filed (E-filed) returns take up to 6 weeks to process. Paper returns take up to 10 weeks.