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Welcome to the N. C. Department of Revenue's press office. Journalists and media representatives can find the latest information, statistics and news related to filing and paying taxes in North Carolina.

If you are a journalist or media professional requesting information, please contact:

Trevor Johnson, Public Information Officer
919.814.1010 / trevor.johnson@dornc.com

General Facts/Figures

2013-2014 Fiscal Year

Number of Departmental Employees
1427.25
Department of Revenue Certified Budget $117.8 million

2012-2013 Fiscal Year

Gross Collections $27.7 billion
Average Daily Deposit $110.7 million
Pieces of Mail (Incoming) 5,514,005
Pieces of Mail (Outgoing) 8,172,888
Tax Returns Processed 10,772,255
Tax Payments Processed 8,053,020
Refunds (All Tax Schedules) $3.0 billion
Number of Refunds (All Tax Schedules) 3,222,474
Refunds (Individual Income) $2.0 billion
Number of Refunds (Individual Income) 3,123,326
Refunds (Individual Income) Direct Deposited $1.2 billion
Number of Refunds (Individual Income) Direct Deposited 1,821,767
Distributions and Transfers to Local Governments and State Agencies $3.3 billion

Electronic Filing

Number of Individual Tax Refund Returns Filed Electronically in Fiscal Year 2012-2013 2,721,475
Number of Non-Refund Individual Tax Returns Filed Electronically in Fiscal Year 2012-2013 851,472
Number of Non-Individual Income Returns filed Electronically in Fiscal Year 2012-2013 1,566,902
Gross EFT Collections for Fiscal Year 2012-2013 $21.6 billion
Gross Tax Deposits by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) from
1/1/94 - 6/30/13
$242.3 billion
Interest Earnings on Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) from
1/1/94 - 6/30/13
$62.5 million

Get financial reports from the Office of the State Controller.