The IRS improved tool for tracking payments in connection with the coronavirus: what has changed

The internal revenue Service (IRS) has expanded the possibilities of the special online app Get My Payment for the purpose of tracking payments under the Federal aid in connection with the coronavirus, says Fox Business.

В IRS улучшили инструмент для отслеживания платежей в связи с коронавирусом: что изменилось

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The internal revenue service has updated a special tool to Get My Payment to help the Americans track payments in connection with the coronavirus.

The improvements that began to introduce in the penultimate week of April, adjusted a few points related online tool, which was first presented on April 15.

Changes were made in order to help millions of taxpayers in obtaining new or extended information, and to facilitate the access to add data to execute a direct cash transfer instead of paper check.

“We introduced the Get My Payment with new features that were not available in any similar program of assistance, including the ability to convey information about direct Deposit, which speeds up payments for millions of people, said IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig. These will help an even greater number of taxpayers. We encourage people who have not yet received the date of payment, re-use Get My Payment for the latest information.”

The initial version of the tool the IRS has been a disappointment to taxpayers, the message “payment Status is not available” in case if “the application is not your data or you are not eligible for payment”.

The error message can appear for other reasons, for example, if the IRS has not finished processing your return for the year 2019 or do you expect a direct translation, but has not filed a tax return.

Tool Get My Payment available through Taxpayers need to provide some information to ascertain the status of their payment and, if necessary, to provide information about your Bank account. A copy of the latest tax return can help to speed up the process.

In accordance with the Law of the President of trump “CARES” about economic stimulus of $2 trillion, the IRS sent $1200 for those whose adjusted gross income below $75 000 and $2400 married couples jointly pay taxes and earn less than $150 000.

As previously wrote ForumDaily:

  • Federal payments in connection with the coronavirus will not be taxed.
  • If the government does not have the number of your direct Bank account, then some will have to wait for mailed checks until September.
  • According to the bailout package, there are categories of persons who, although the income doesn’t get help. They should be listed here.
  • The topic of governmental support is actively used by fraudsters. Their approach and ways to defend against them — the link.
  • April 15, the IRS has launched an online tool that will allow you to enter information about your account, track payment and get the money as soon as possible. Details about how to use it, read here.
  • After the commencement of payments, many have reported that when checking the payment status online, they found that the money was sent to the wrong account, including the dead.
  • The majority of Americans will receive Federal payments government assistance in connection with the coronavirus automatically, but there are several reasons why payment may be delayed.

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