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Bob Dyer and likely millions of other taxpayers are still awaiting refunds from the IRS for the 2020 tax year.

Earlier this summer, I wrote a column about Dyer, who retired as the Beacon Journal’s “column with attitude” in December 2020.

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He had a big problem with the IRS as he was still waiting for a tax refund due to a backlog since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dyer’s wait in June had lasted more than 16 months for what he calculated to be $1,027 from the IRS and $182 from the state of Ohio.

Now Dyer has been waiting for 21 months – and unfortunately there are no meaningful updates for him and the millions of others who are waiting. Believe me, I tried.

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Dyer’s situation

Here’s what happened with Dyer:

On February 19, 2021, Dyer filed his federal taxes electronically. He owed $2,559 and mailed a check, which was quickly cashed, he said.