The internal revenue service (IRS) set a deadline before which the user can enter the details of your account on the site Get My Payment to accelerate the receipt of Federal assistance in connection with the coronavirus. This writes CNBC.
To expedite assistance in the amount of $1 200 will be possible until 12:00 p.m. (Eastern time) on may 13. After this date the IRS will start to send checks to recipients, it is expected that by the end of may or beginning of June, all recipients will receive financial assistance.
“We want people to visit Get My Payment before the deadline on Wednesday, may 13, so they can provide information about your account, the Commissioner said IRS Chuck Rettig. — This will give them the opportunity to get paid a few weeks earlier”.
Congress authorized the payment of up to $1 200 per person and $2 400 for married couples, plus $500 for children up to 17 years to help Americans with low and middle income to cope with the crisis caused by Covid-19.
Tool Get My Payment you can also use to check the status of payment. This information is updated once a day.
In addition, there is another web-based tool for people who usually do not submit tax returns. Tool nonfiler allows such people to provide basic information including the Bank account number in order to expedite the receipt of financial aid.
Payments will be sent automatically to persons receiving state social security benefits, supplemental income insurance, pensioners and veterans.
Friday, may 8, the Department of Finance announced that it was already shipped nearly 130 million payments totaling about $218 billion the Government expects to send about 150 million of the payments.
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