Economic impact payments: What you need to know
Check IRS.gov for the latest information: No action needed by most people at this time
April 3, 2020
The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service announced Tuesday that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some seniors and others who typically do not file returns will need to submit a simple tax return to receive the stimulus payment.
Who is eligible for the economic impact payment?
Tax filers with adjusted gross income up to $75,000 for individuals and up to $150,000 for married couples filing joint returns will receive the full payment. For filers wi...