Do I qualify for the Coronavirus 2020 Stimulus Check?

Stimulus Check:  Updated April 8th, 2020 at 8:00 AMThis is a developing story. Stay with igotmyrefund.com and it will be updated as more information is published about the 2020 Economic Income Payment (EIP) stimulus check. Updates in green below.

We have everything you need to know below and an active comments sections at the bottom of our page for your questions.

A 2020 stimulus check is likely to be coming your way soon if you meet certain requirements.  It is an early refundable tax credit for 2020 called the Economic Income Payment (EIP).

An aid package has been agreed upon by Congress which includes many Americans receiving a stimulus check to combat an impending recession caused by COVID-19.  The goal of the stimulus check is to stimulate the economy and help Americans through this crisis.  A 2020 stimulus check is likely to be coming your way soon if you meet certain requirements. There were various proposals with different amounts put forth between the White House and Congress.  You likely have seen different amount circulated (see updates below) but they have struck a deal in the early morning hours of March 25th, 2020.

MOST RECENT UPDATE 4/8/20 8:00AM:  There is word out that people may start receiving direct deposits on 4/9 or beginning 4/13. Some people have reported seeing a .01 test deposit in their accounts.  We are watching for any transcript activity so you will be the first to know when deposits start rolling out.

PRIOR UPDATES AND PROPOSED AMOUNT OF STIMULUS CHECK:

UPDATE 3/30/20 8:15AM:  In the coming weeks, the Treasury will develop a website for people who need to provide their banking information online so that individuals can receive their payments immediately as opposed to checks in the mail.  New IRS Q&A here.

UPDATE 3/27/20 1:30PM: The bill passed the House.  Off to the White House it will go next.

UPDATE:  3/26/20 7:15AM: The bill passed the Senate overnight.  The House is scheduled to vote on Friday.

UPDATE:  3/25/20 8:15AM: Help is on the way! Virus checks coming soon! A deal has been reached on the largest rescue package in American history. The bill is expected to pass today. A stimulus check is expected for individuals of $1,200 each for those with income up to $75,000 and $2,400 for couples with income up to $150,000.  And, there is a benefit of $500 for each child up to 3.  The amount of the payments will start to phase out for those with income over the limit at rate of $5 for every additional $100 in income.

UPDATE:  3/24/20 9:20AM: They say they are close to a deal! House proposed plan, here (starts on page 1090) is $1500 payments for individuals and $3000 for couples with both phasing out at a higher income levels. Also the house proposed an additional $1500 for each dependent up to 3.

UPDATE:  3/23/20 7:30AM: No deal! On Sunday, details of the proposed plan, here (pages 35-40) were still being disputed amongst Congressional parties.  The procedural vote failed and we are left tuned in to see what they do next

UPDATE:  3/22/20 10:30AM:  A procedural vote is scheduled today with some details still not worked.  The stimulus check element of the coronavirus relief plan draft seems to remain at $1200 payments for individuals and for couples with both phasing out at a higher income levels.  However, $3000 per individual is also being touted as of this morning.

UPDATE:  3/20/20 6:20AM:  Senate Republicans set forth a proposal for $1200 payments for individuals.  This will still need all parties to agree.

UPDATE:  3/19/20 5:30AM:  The legislation passed yesterday was NOT the stimulus package that includes a stimulus check to be sent.  It  is a DIFFERENT bill that provides other types of aid to businesses and funding to other agencies.  We anticipate the next package which INCLUDES stimulus checks to be approved soon and will continue to update this post.  The latest proposal included stimulus payments to recipients of SSDI and SSI.

UPDATE:  3/18/20 11:29am:  The latest spending plan proposal from the White House is two equal amounts begining April 6 and then again on May 18. Payment amounts would be fixed and tiered based on income level and family size.

How much?

The amount of the stimulus check for individuals is $1,200 and $2,400 for couples filing jointly.  There is also a benefit of $500 for each dependent child up to 3.  The amount will phase out at a rate of $5 per $100 of income for those above the income cap (see below). There is a TurboTax calculator here to help those determine the amount you will receive if you exceed the income limit.

Who Qualifies?

  • Adult individuals who filed a tax return and recipients of some social security programs.
  • There is an income limit. The amount will start to phase out at incomes above $75,000 for adult individuals, $112,500 for heads of household and $150,000 for couples filing jointly.
  • You need to have filed a 2019 tax return (even if you weren’t required to for income tax purposes) or a 2018 tax return if you haven’t filed your 2019 return.

When?

The Department of Treasury will hopefully start sending out checks or direct deposits to qualified households soon.

  • The word on the streets is that direct deposits of the 2020 Economic Income Payment (EIP) will start on either April 9th or April 13th.
  • On March 18th, the Trump Administration suggested they would like to have the 2020 Stimulus Checks start within 2 weeks.
  • Looking to the past:  In 2008, the bill was passed on February 13th and people starting seeing direct deposits roll in around April 28th 2008. (That’s 75 days from the time the bill was signed by President Bush)

Will a check be mailed or will there be a direct deposit?

The data on file with the IRS, or in some cases the Social Security Administration, will be used to process payments of the stimulus.

Checks:  When a stimulus check is sent, the address used will be the address listed on your 2019 tax return, or on the 2018 tax return if you haven’t filed yet.

Here is how to update your address with the IRS: Update address with IRS.

The Treasury Department plans to setup a web-based portal to provide banking information to the IRS so that you can receive direct payments instead of a mailed check.  We will update you here as soon as it is published.

Direct Deposit:  Another method of payment used for stimulus payments is direct deposit for some individuals.  If you used direct deposit for your tax refund, then you could receive the stimulus payment the same way, except if:

    • You took out a refund anticipation loan
    • Used a 3rd party service like TurboTax and had the fees taken out of your refund amount.
    • Had your refund deposited into 2 accounts. We have confirmed that a stimulus deposit went into the first account listed.

In those cases, a paper check is typically sent through U.S. Mail to the address on your tax return.

However, if you don’t want to wait on a paper check, the Treasury Department plans to setup a web-based portal to provide banking information to the IRS.  We will post here as soon as that is published.

What if I have prior tax debt or student loans?

The 2020 Stimulus Check will not be subject to federal offsets for prior tax debt or student loans. However, an administrative offset will still be enforced for those who have past due child support payments that the states have reported to the Treasury Department.

What if I had little or no income in 2019?

Any year you have minimal or no income, you may be able to skip your tax return. However, it is a good idea to establish if your income qualifies you for a stimulus payment. It is perfectly legal to file a tax return showing zero or little income, and this might be a good idea to ensure you qualify. We think it may be worthwhile.

Bottom line, you can still qualify for the “Economic Income Payment (EIP)”. TurboTax has setup a way to file easily.  Look for the register button near the bottom of this TurboTax page.

What if I am on Social Security or SSDI (disability)?

No tax return is required, for those on Social Security or SSDI.  The data from the Social Security Administration will be used to make the payment the same way you receive your benefits.

Where can I find more information?

This is still a developing story.  Stay here at igotmyrefund.com and we will update the information about the 2020 stimulus check as it becomes available.

Q&A about the 2020 Stimulus Payment

We can’t stress enough, at igotmyrefund.com, we hold the belief that the best way to predict the future is to look to the past.  Although the coronavirus is a very unique situation, a stimulus payment to Americans is not something new.  The income limits and amount of the stimulus checks are higher, but there are similar features to the stimulus program in 2008. Q&A about the prior stimulus payment process is here Economic Stimulus Payment Q&As: Offsets, Taxpayers Outside the U.S. and More It is an archival or historical document and does not necessarily reflect current law, policies or procedures.

RELATED:  Got a call about claiming your COVID-19 stimulus check? It’s a scam! You will NOT get a phone call about a stimulus payment. Do NOT give out your personal information. Stay here for updates on the 2020 Stimulus Payment…we will make sure you get the accurate information you need.

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  1. Electrolime

    @Dru: They would have based your stimulus payment on your previous year’s tax return, that’s why you got it.

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  2. Sheila_33
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      Florida
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-6
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Bluebird
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • Direct Deposit Date:
      Feb-24
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    @Shara sazue: Yes, you should be eligible.

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  3. Shara sazue

    I would just want to know if I’m qualified for that stimlus check it’ll really help I need help paying my bills and for my son

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  4. Sheila_33
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      Florida
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-6
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Bluebird
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • Direct Deposit Date:
      Feb-24
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    @Darlene Watters: I believe you can go into the non filers portal and enter your information, even if your income was 0, you still qualify if I’m not mistaken.

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  5. Darlene Watters

    I haven’t worked in 3 years due to my job closing and I have no income… do I qualify for a stimulus check and how do I apply

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  6. thicks

    @Dru: Actually, your refund and your EIP aren’t based on the same data. The EIP is based on the AGI on your return. They aren’t questioning that. But your refund is based on your withholding, and the IRS does want to verify that.

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  7. mg

    Everyone I know has gotten their stimulus payment. I have not. Is it because I have an Emerald Card?

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  8. Impatiently Waiting

    @FLORIDA: same thing happened to me but don’t be surprised if they end up telling you your check will be mailed to you in 2 weeks…. that’s what happened to me. After I gave them the same bank information as I did for my husband and I’s tax return they gave us already a couple of months ago. Very unhappy. They really need to get their s*** together….. but honestly they’ll post the date when to expect it very soon. I think I had to wait 5 or 6 days for them to update their stupid website. So any day now I believe.

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  9. Impatiently Waiting

    So I finally received my date when I’ll be getting my husband and I’s stimulus check and it now says it will be mailed to us in two freaking weeks!!! AFTER I already gave my bank information to them TWICE!!! Excuse me, but that’s horse s***! Very stressed out…. so tired of being broke beyond belief!!!

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  10. FLORIDA

    OK SINCE WEDNESDAY I UPDATED MY DD INFO
    TO RECIEVE MY STIMULAS CHECK, ITS BEEN 5 DAYS NOW
    NO UPDATE STILL AND NO STIMULUS IN MY BANK ACCOUNT.
    ALSO NOTE MY DD INFO WAS THE SAME INFO IN MY 2019
    TAX RETURN I HAVE NO CLUE WHY I HAD TOUPDATE THE SAME INFO THE IRS ALREADY HAD MAKE NO SINCE!
    WHATS THE HOLD UP IN SENDING PEOPLE STIMULUS ONCE THEY UPDATED.

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  11. Nae

    Ok on the get my payment tool I’ve been locked out since wens…so my question is do you have to wait the whole 24 hrs or just the next day?

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  12. Anna Nino

    Hello first time posting here. I was wondering if you all can help me out on this one. My husband and I file jointly and we receive a printed check with our preparer(with both our names on it). I have a bank account on my name, can the stimulus check be deposited there even though my husbands name is not on the account? I would appreciate the feedback.

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  13. Cyn

    Got on it said i was guna get direct deposit on the 15th havent got it i have the walmart money card

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  14. Dru

    So I oddly received my stimulus check direct deposit the.first day they went out. But yet my tax return is still being processed and has been since early Feb. My claim is under review for 60 days so I am just wondering how is it that I’m under review but the irs still was able to send my stimulus. The review still going on means that they will need proof of identity, make sure my dependents are correct and my income is correct and my banking info correct. And they need all that exact same info to see if I qualify for the stimulus how much I qualify for. They need to know I am who I say and that my bank info is right. (Which it is because it went thru) I’m just very frustrated that I have no idea what is up with my tax returns due to something that should have held up this payment. I’m glad i got it but I figure if they can give me the stimulus with no hang ups they should most def be able to my return esp since my stimulus amt and eligibilty is based on that exact return.

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  15. Impatiently Waiting

    How long after we give our bank info will we get our check if it says we’re eligible for one? It hasn’t given me a date yet either.

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  16. Tko869014

    My federal and state returns were accepted on 4/2 and I recurrences my refund on 4/9. That led me to believe all was good. However the get my payment app tells me “payment status unavailable” from what I’ve read im just guessing that the irs maybe has not processed my return yet. is it a minimum of 21 days after acceptance for the return to be processed and in that case it would assume a minimum of 21 days befor I might see a status change using the get my return app?

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  17. Samiam

    Random question guys. So i exceeded my attempts at the GET MY PAYMENT site today for my information. We file joint but i am the one with income. Can i input my husbands information and add the direct deposit info through his info? I had to wait to get my AGI from jackson hewitt today

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  18. Curly

    If iv been receiving tanf for a year now will my family Qualify for the stimulus COVID-19 check

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  19. HFCalifornia

    I used the irs.gov site tool to enter mine and my husbands info. a few days ago, we’re ssi and ssdi/social security… nothing yet, and tried their new tool to check the status of our payment and it says payment status not available…
    Does the link still have kinks, or overwhelmed? I was under the impression a lot of people have already got theirs and that they were starting on the lower tier… any help? Thank [email protected]: I forgot to mention, it was accepted when I submitted it

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  20. HFCalifornia

    I used the irs.gov site tool to enter mine and my husbands info. a few days ago, we’re ssi and ssdi/social security… nothing yet, and tried their new tool to check the status of our payment and it says payment status not available…
    Does the link still have kinks, or overwhelmed? I was under the impression a lot of people have already got theirs and that they were starting on the lower tier… any help? Thank you

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  21. Goingcrazyaboutthis

    @JulesJ: same here. Nothing today and can’t find any information. This is frustrating but at least we both know someone else is in the same boat. Will keep checking and will update if I find anything

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  22. JulesJ

    Still did not get anything for my dependents. No help on the IRS site or elsewhere. So frustrating!

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  23. Sheila_33
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      Florida
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-6
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Bluebird
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • Direct Deposit Date:
      Feb-24
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    @Dadoftwo75: If you owe back child support, then it will most likely be offset, unfortunately.

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  24. Dadoftwo75

    What if I owe back child support, but have had custody of the children over the past 2 years? Will I get my stimulus check?

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  25. Ari

    Hi i have a question if i filed my tax refund already but havent recieved it yet do that stop me from getting a stimulas?

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  26. Goingcrazyaboutthis

    @JulesJ: thanks to you too! Definitely post if you hear anything. I will do the same. Have looked for info everywhere and can’t find any. IRS has no way to talk to anyone. Tax preparer had no insight.

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  27. JulesJ

    @Goingcrazyaboutthis: Thank you for posting. Your right, were exactly in the same situation. I wonder how uncommon it is and why/what’s going on. So frustrating and worrisome. Thanks again letting me know we’re not alone. I’ll post if I get another deposit or if I figure anything out.

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  28. Goingcrazyaboutthis

    @JulesJ: same exact situation. Dependents not included in what was deposited. Just husband and myself. It is weird and seems to be pretty uncommon. No information out there and can’t contact anyone. Made sure we filed taxes correctly and we did. Definitely in the income guidelines to receive full amount that we qualify for. No one else can claim kids and no owes child support. So dang weird and confusing
    Am definitely worried too.

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  29. shaishappynow

    @Mac21902: You wrote a true statement yesterday I can confirm that this is how is received my stimulus. I had a printed check-in my tax office and a printed check int he taxes office with stimulus thanks for helping people.

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  30. shaishappynow

    @shaishappynow: sorry yall to clarify the check is for 5400 my stimulus money sorry I am in a rush this morning lol

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  31. shaishappynow

    Hopefully, this helps people who used the Santa barbara bank as I did for an advance this year I also had a Walmart card but got a printed check from my tax office. now I have been super worried we weren’t going to get money because they haven’t opened the portal filers yet. This morning a stimulus check was printed in my tax office and mailed to me from Houston to Arizona because I moved for 5400 dollars. they just called and told me. My 11,000 dollar tax refund was sent the same way on my birth Feb 25, 2020, this year. My stimulus check went to the tax office today! its already on route to my house. I have been so worried because my husband lost his job. God has blessed me So everyone who did a tax advance looks into what I am saying and know you about to be blessed the money is coming guys I promise. MY grandma gets social security and I hope she got hers today ill call her in a few. We will save this money on top of our tax refund check because we need to save for emergencies. I drive my escalade no more or have a beach house anymore but we were not appreciative of what the Lord provided us with now its time to save because this year was a lesson. God bless you all. Thanks for always being in the forums guys we help each other.

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  32. JulesJ

    Did anyone get joint with kids stimulus check? If so was is it one deposit or two? We got ours but only one deposit for just a joint amount, 2400. (PayPal prepaid) I’m really worried something’s wrong.

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  33. Rachal

    I did turbo tax and got my refund on a Walmart prepaid card, does that effect anything?

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  34. Austintamargo

    I’m with bb&t my return was accepted the 25th and sent to my bank on April 10th, I got it today in my account. I think it might take longer to get my stimulus because I didn’t file till March? Also anyone get their stimulus that has bb&t??

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  35. chas

    @Mac21902:
    I draw a disability check but also havw a green dot card can I put my info in for my stimulus to go on my green dot card instead of a check?

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  36. Mac21902
    • Tax Preparer:
      TurboTax
    • Fees:
      From Refund
    • State:
      IN
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-30
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-30
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Fifth Third
    • WMR Bars:
      1st Bar
    • W2
    • Weekly

    I’m posting this for those that used Turbo Tax and had fees taken from their return. SBBT just updated their webpage with the below information. I hope this helps someone as it helped me. I had been checking the SBBT website for updates since last week.

    I paid for tax preparation using Santa Barbara TPG this tax season. How will I receive my Economic Impact Payment?
    The IRS will issue direct deposits to taxpayers that requested a direct deposit disbursement or applied for a new debit card when they prepared their own return online. An IRS-issued check will be mailed to taxpayers that requested a check printed from their tax professional’s office, Walmart Direct2Cash or a Walmart MoneyCard issued by their tax professional.

    If a payment is returned to the IRS (Ex. bank account is closed), the IRS will mail a check to the taxpayer.

    In the rare event that payments are inadvertently sent to TPG, a plan is in place to help identify and expedite the return of these payments to the IRS so that the IRS can reissue payments directly to affected taxpayers as soon as possible. If we are unable to identify the payment as an Economic Impact Payment, the deposit will be processed as a federal refund, with all associated fees withheld from the deposit amount.

    We understand that taxpayers need their refund or EIP more than ever, so we are committed to getting money to taxpayers as quickly and easily as possible.

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  37. Cc

    If i received my income taxes on my walmart card from my perparer will my stimulus come on the same card or a check

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  38. Manny
    • Tax Preparer:
      Other
    • Fees:
      Free
    • Filing Date:
      Feb-7
    • Date Accepted:
      Feb-7
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-7
    • TT 152, TC 570, Injured Spouse

    Okay, so I just took a peek at my checking account with my credit union and see 2 pending deposits for $1200 that are slated to be fully deposited on 04/15/2020. To anyone in a similar situation as mine (no direct deposit info on 2018 return and refund for 2019 still pending as of today due to offset/injured spouse), this is confirmation that they *can* pull direct deposit information from your return even if your refund is “still being processed.”

    Now that that’s settled, I have the lovely issue of possibly needing to return $1200 at some point. As I had posted on here a few weeks ago, my spouse died early last year, and since I cannot claim dependents (so the “Qualified Widower” status is out of the question), I will have to file as Single for 2020. There still seems to be no official word as to what people who filed jointly for 2019 but will have to file as a different filing status for 2020 due to household changes, are expected to do with regards to their 2020 federal return.

    I spoke to a financial advisor I was referred to through my employer’s EAP program, and she didn’t have a good answer for me. She did say it was likely (but didn’t know for certain) that it would have to be repaid and suggested that I make an Estimated Tax Payment of $1200 before the end of the year. Does anyone have any thoughts or insight on that idea?

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  39. Mom2Four

    @JulesJ: thanks. That is what happened to us. We were just trying to figure it out. Sorry to hear that but glad we are not the only ones. Good luck and we will keep waiting :)

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  40. JulesJ

    @Mom2Four: Same here! Only mine and my spouses, no kids included. I remember seeing a post on here that this happens to someone else and they got a second deposit later. Sure hope that’s the case!

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  41. Sheila_33
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      Florida
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-6
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Bluebird
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • Direct Deposit Date:
      Feb-24
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    @Sparky 88: There’s a slight chance that if your return transcript for 2019 is filled in, they may be able to pull from that, but if not, you can always get the credit on next years return, since it is similar to the additional child tax credit and earned income credit and is non taxable.

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  42. Sparky 88

    How long does it take to get a refund I filled on 1/27/2020 then got a letter saying they never received my 2018 return so I faxed it to them mid March and I still haven’t received my refund so now I’ll probably not get my refund and stimulus check until September because there probably not doing returns anymore because of the stimulus checks.Which really sucks bad because I’m not working now and I have bills and grandkids to take care of.In really disappointed in are system

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  43. theirishope

    Only filed 2018 taxes with turbo tax no fees taking direct deposit stimulus just dropped in my credit union.. I hope this helps someone

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  44. Mom2Four

    Anyone else receive stimulus check without dependents included? We did and I can’t find any information or anyone with similar experience. Thank you

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  45. Waitinggame2020

    @Covid19 Stimulus BS: 50% is being offset initially. They are going to give an option to file Injured spouse for difference of the $1200 credit to total offset.
    It was all made to roll out quickly and deal with glitches after the fact.
    Every situation is different with the child support offsets so they have a blanket method to process.
    If you have the party with the offset call the offset hotline you can get more information as to what is offset.
    From everything I have found if it has 2 offsets listed then you are getting 50% initially. Most everyone I’ve talked with so far have the 4/15 date regardless of if the injured spouse is processed for 2019 yet or not, if filed with it in 2018.
    Hope this helps.

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  46. P. Little

    I still have my American Express serve, still active, and i used it for 2018 tax. I did not use it this year. I got my state tax in the mail. Will i still get my stimulus check on my American Express serve card?

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  47. Rikodinero

    I have an emerald cash card from hnr block I only recieved my taxes no advances no turbo taxes or transfers will I get it on my card

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  48. Covid19 Stimulus BS

    How could it be possible that an administrative offset will still be enforced for those who have past due child support payments that the states have reported to the Treasury Department.
    What happens to the person that has been paying and lost their job because of the pandemic and has fallen behind on payments and other bills.
    How is this fair. That they will not get any help. Doesn’t everyone have necessities. And why should the custodial parent get double stimulus.

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  49. thicks

    The text on this discussion page should be amended. Those who are not required to file a return are not being encouraged to file a simple 2019 return. Instead, the IRS has set up a portal for non-filers; it’s found at https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus/economic-impact-payments .

    Probably part of the reason for this portal for non-filers is that they weren’t able to e-file for free with no income to report.

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  50. Gene

    Can I receive my stimulus check on my Walmartmoneycard because that’s how I got my Federal Refund

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  51. Rellyohboy
    • Tax Preparer:
      TaxAct
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      NC
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-23
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-27
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Netspend (Bancorp)
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-21
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Child Tax Credit, Schedule C, 1099, W2

    Did any Joint Filers receive their stimulus deposit yet?

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  52. Sheila_33
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      Florida
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-6
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Bluebird
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • Direct Deposit Date:
      Feb-24
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    @Greg: yes, you will, but she needs a ssn to qualify for the stimulus.

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  53. Greg

    I am an American male. I am married to an Hispanic female. I have a social security number, she doesn’t. Will I still get a stimulas check? We received our refund already in our bank account

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  54. Monee
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      NC
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-3
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Netspend
    • WMR Bars:
      2nd Bar
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • WMR Date:
      Feb-26
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    The irs just tweeted that they sent the first deposits out today!!!! On a Saturday. On a holiday weekend. They tried it.

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  55. Mayham

    My refund went on my walmart money card. Will my stimulus check also go on the walmart card?

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  56. Nik

    Hi my name is Nicole I filed with Jackson hewitt and I have a American Express card will they put the money on my card or no?

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  57. M.j.d

    Hi my husband and I do r taxes together but I have to do a different paper to fill out because he pay back pay on child support so child support don’t take my money and just his money we don’t see his but I still get mine.. I am still waiting on my taxes to.. but I was seeing if I still get the simuulus payment and if he get it to.. we also a a kid.. so do I get mine 1,200 and mine 500 for my daughter and he get his 1,200 so do we get it all mine and his and r kid or do I only get mine and are kids or do we not get it.. because of his child support.. when we do r taxes I still get my money and my daughter but his part go to child support..plz let me know

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  58. Sheila_33
    • Tax Preparer:
      freetaxUSA
    • Fees:
      Free
    • State:
      Florida
    • Filing Date:
      Jan-6
    • Date Accepted:
      Jan-13
    • Bank or Prepaid:
      Bluebird
    • Date Approved:
      Feb-22
    • Direct Deposit Date:
      Feb-24
    • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Additional Child Tax Credit, Schedule C
    • TT 152, Weekly

    @Taniesha: People in review with 2019 returns were seeing their stimulus payment yesterday, but if they can’t get info from the 2019, they will just use the 2018 return info.

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  59. Badboy67

    I dont think it’s fair to a guy like me Who came out of Prison 60000 dollars in Child support to becone part of socity i have worked and paid Child support for the last 2 years i work at dennys which is ckosed becsuse of the virus so this affects me and my family bigtime to have my tax return taken 5000 stimulas check taken, and to too it off garnishing 25₵ of my unemploymebt checks i can not afford to pay rent EST i cannot survive this is bulkchit and needs to be looked at in doing the right Thing and syffer the Most of this is America fuck ut

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  60. Eyesore420

    I did not file taxes 2018, but files my 2019 taxes on 4/1. My return is still being processed. I do also owe the IRS and CA’s unemployment dept money from 2016. I provided my account info for direct deposit on them. I did already get my state refund deposited to my account. Will i have any issues getting the stimulus $ on time and deposited into my account? What about my regular refund, will I receive that as well, or will they take it bc I owe? They didn’t take my state refund towards the debt which they usually do, so I’m not sure.

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  61. sjohnso4

    @Tierra Bates: Go Into Your Cash App. If You Have The Cash App Visa Card It Comes With Its Own Router # & Bank Account #. You Use It As Direct Deposit Information @Tequana Meeks:

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