-your social security number
-your filing status
-and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund.
Check Online: You can also check online to get the status of your own personal refund. Again, you will have to have the following information available:
-Social Security Number (or IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number)
-Filing status (Single, Married Filing Joint Return, Married Filing Separate Return, Head of Household, or Qualifying Widow(er))
-Exact refund amount shown on your return