What you need to know about IRS COVID-19 Coronavirus Stimulus Checks
— IRS (@IRSnews) April 10, 2020
Who is eligible for the Economic Impact Payment?
U.S. citizens or resident aliens who:
- Have a valid Social Security number,
- Could not be claimed as a dependent of another taxpayer, and
- Had adjusted gross income under certain limits.
Who will receive the Economic Impact Payment automatically without taking additional steps?
Most eligible U.S. taxpayers will automatically receive their Economic Impact Payments including:
- Individuals who filed a federal income tax for 2018 or 2019
- Individuals who receive Social Security retirement, disability (SSDI), or survivor benefits
- Individuals who receive Railroad Retirement benefits
Will my IRS Economic Stimulus Payment affect my weekly Michigan HHS Benefits?
Per Michigan HHS, no.
Income from federal stimulus payments will not affect eligibility or reduce the amount of benefits received. MDHHS is not involved in the stimulus payments and thus does not have information on the status of anyone’s payment. Learn more at https://t.co/8I8ilBcn7k. pic.twitter.com/bmBFbNzNxI
— Michigan HHS Dept (@MichiganHHS) April 17, 2020
Who should use Non-Filers: Enter Payment Info to provide additional information to receive the Economic Impact Payment?
Eligible U.S. citizens or permanent residents who:
- Had gross income that did not exceed $12,200 ($24,400 for married couples) for 2019
- Were not otherwise required to file a federal income tax return for 2019, and didn’t plan to
You can provide the necessary information to the IRS easily and quickly for no fee through Non-Filers: Enter Payment Info. We will use this information to determine your eligibility and payment amount and send you an Economic Impact Payment. After providing this information you won’t need to take any additional action.