Tax guide

How do I know that the government received my tax return?

When you electronically file your taxes, the IRS confirms each tax return with an Acknowledgement Record. It will either indicate “Accepted” or “Rejected.”

A “Rejected” status will include a description of what needs to be fixed on the return. A rejected return must be resubmitted.

An accepted return is confirmation that the government received your return and accepted it for processing. Your e-file provider, whether software or tax professional, receives the Acknowledgment Record and can inform you of the status.

On, after you finish your tax return and click “Send,” our sophisticated transmission technology formats and encrypts your return for secure, direct delivery to the IRS.

As soon as we get word that your tax return has been reviewed and accepted by the IRS, we’ll email you to let you know that your return is officially accepted. This process typically occurs within minutes, which means your tax refund should be on its way in the next few weeks!

You can always check on the status of your return by signing in at

Sign Up

Still have questions?

You got it. We’re always here to help.

Here's what we found in our blog for file online with

Keeping You Safe with e-File

E-filing is the safest way to handle your taxes. Here's why.


4 Things to Know About Online Banking

Heard the online banking buzz? Though traditional banks have their strengths, let's see what this online bank trend has to offer.


Help Before You File

Confused about e-filing your taxes? Speed up your return filing with these tax tips.


Help Before You File

Some common mistakes on income tax returns - and how to avoid them.


How e-File Protects your Tax Refund

Filing your taxes online is actually the safest way to handle your tax return, according to the IRS. Here's why!


What Do Clean Water and Online Taxes Have in Common?

Both and Healing Waters International take the basics to the next level. Check out our video to see how.


Doing Taxes A.D. (After Deadline)

Miss the deadline? File. File NOW.


It’s not too good to be true. See what others are saying about filing taxes online with