Where Is My IRS Tax Refund?

As you know, we don't all get the IRS tax refund check at the same time.
My parents hadn't gotten theirs yet  They asked me "Where is my tax refund?" As if I knew...
So I did some research for them.
This is how to find out where your refund payment check is or when you will get it.
Don’t fall for any email scams about your refund! IRS never initiates emails!

The IRS Says:

"Whether you opted for direct deposit or asked IRS to mail you a check, you can track your refund through this secure web site. To get to your personal refund information, be ready to enter your:

If you don’t receive your refund within 28 days from the original IRS mailing date shown on "Where’s My Refund?", you can start a refund trace online.
If "Where’s My Refund?" shows that IRS was unable to deliver your refund, you can change your address online.
"Where’s My Refund?" will prompt you when these features are available for your situation. Where's My Refund?"

ref: http://www.irs.gov/individuals/article/0,,id=96596,00.html

The Author - Roger Chartier