ABC News: IRS Has Nearly 100,000 Unclaimed Refunds
Private corporations are not the only ones who wind up with uncashed checks. According to an article on abcnews.com, the Internal Revenue Service is holding unclaimed refunds for nearly 100,000 taxpayers, totaling more than $150 million. According to the IRS press release announcing the unclaimed refunds, the IRS recommends that taxpayers sign up for the direct deposit of refunds in order to reduce address discrepancies and other refund errors.
If you think you might be missing an IRS refund, you can check by visiting the “Where’s My Refund” page on the IRS’s website here.