Home › Forums › FAQ’s › Can my tax return direct deposit refund be deposited into a bank account with a different name on the account than my name? Taggeddepositeddirect depositedRefundsomeone elses accounttax 0 replies, 1 voice Last updated by Refundtalk 2 years, 5 months ago RefundtalkKeymaster @admin December 7, 2016 at 2:13 am #1209 No. This new tax refund direct bank deposit policy took effect January 2015. Also, you can only have three direct deposit refunds from the IRS deposited into a single financial account. The IRS changed the policy regarding the name on the account(s) to fight fraud and identity theft. [fbcomments] If You Found The Information Here Was Useful Please Consider Sharing This Page! Tweet Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.