Does the IRS owe you a refund?

November 17, 2010 1:00:49 PM PST
The Internal Revenue Service owes more than 1,000 people in Cook and the collar counties cash.

According to ABC7 news partner Daily Herald, 1,378 people from suburban Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will counties have refunds waiting. The average refund is $1,108, the IRS tells the Daily Herald.

Nationwide, 111,893 taxpayers can get $164.6 million in refunds.

Taxpayers can find out about refunds at or by calling (800) 829-1954. The Daily Herald, compiled a list of the suburban people who are owed money.