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Apr-20-2018 379-179
Apr-19-2018 20034
Apr-18-2018 23470
Apr-17-2018 30445
Apr-16-2018 34930
Apr-15-2018 37936
Apr-14-2018 4156

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Site Title: Internal Revenue Service


Irs.gov Desktop Speed: 52/100

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29 Enable compression

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1 Minify CSS

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Irs.gov Desktop Resources

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Static Resources55
JavaScript Resources26
CSS Resources14

Irs.gov Desktop Resource Distribution

irs.gov mobile page speed rank

Site Title: Internal Revenue Service


Irs.gov Mobile Speed: 40/100

Irs.gov Mobile Speed Test Quick Summary:

40 Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content

Your page has 9 blocking script resources and 12 blocking CSS resources. This causes a delay in rendering your page.


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29 Enable compression

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26 Avoid landing page redirects

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5 Minify JavaScript

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1 Minify CSS

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1 Minify HTML

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Number of Hosts12
Static Resources56
JavaScript Resources27
CSS Resources14

Irs.gov Mobile Resource Distribution

irs.gov mobile page usability

Site Title: Internal Revenue Service


Irs.gov Mobile Usability: 60/100

Irs.gov Mobile Usability Test Quick Summary:

40 Use legible font sizes

The following text on your page renders in a way that may be difficult for some of your visitors to read. Use legible font sizes to provide a better user experience.


The following text fragments have a small font size. Increase the font size to make them more legible.

Information For... and 2 others render only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
Advanced renders only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
Credits & Deductions and 7 others render only 6 pixels tall (16 CSS pixels).
Forms and Pubs and 4 others render only 6 pixels tall (16 CSS pixels).
Treasury Inspe…Administration and 48 others render only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
More … and 3 others render only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
Filing & Payment renders only 6 pixels tall (16 CSS pixels).
Student Tools renders only 4 pixels tall (11 CSS pixels).
Is the IRS Calling? and 3 others render only 4 pixels tall (11 CSS pixels).
Tax informatio…d applications and 2 others render only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
The IRS DRT is…some options. and 1 others render only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
Request a tran…ar tax return. renders only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).
Your browser d…ats available. renders only 5 pixels tall (14 CSS pixels).
Click here to…t HTML5 video. renders only 5 pixels tall (14 CSS pixels).
Military Tax Tips renders only 4 pixels tall (11 CSS pixels).
Know Your Rights and 4 others render only 5 pixels tall (13 CSS pixels).

22 Size tap targets appropriately

Some of the links/buttons on your webpage may be too small for a user to easily tap on a touchscreen. Consider making these tap targets larger to provide a better user experience.


The following tap targets are close to other nearby tap targets and may need additional spacing around them.

The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/"></a> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <input id="query" type="text" name="query" class="texttype"> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <input id="search_submit" type="submit" name="commit" class="submittype"> is close to 3 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://find.i…?affiliate=IRS" class="advanced">Advanced</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/filing">Filing</a> and 7 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs">Forms and Pubs</a> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.ir…-pdf/f1040.pdf">1040</a> and 55 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs">More …</a> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs">More …</a> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/refunds" class="image1"> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.ir…taxes-for-free" class="image2"> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.ir…e-file-options" class="image3"> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.ir…payment-system" class="image4"> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="first-child selected">Student Tools</li> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/#">Student Tools</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <li>Scams</li> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.irs.gov/#">Scams</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.ir…d-applications">Tax informatio…d applications</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="//www.youtube.com/html5">Click here to…t HTML5 video.</a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.you….com/IRSvideos" class="image1"> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.twitter.com/irsnews" class="image2"> is close to 4 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://interna…ce.tumblr.com/" class="image3"> is close to 4 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://www.ir…/uac/irs2goapp" class="image4"> is close to 2 other tap targets.

10 Configure the viewport

Your page does not have a viewport specified. This causes mobile devices to render your page as it would appear on a desktop browser, scaling it down to fit on a mobile screen. Configure a viewport to allow your page to render properly on all devices.


Configure a viewport for this page.

Irs.gov Mobile Resources

Total Resources72
Number of Hosts12
Static Resources56
JavaScript Resources27
CSS Resources14

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