The Stimulus Check and Your Taxes


Still Waiting on Stimulus Payments?

If you qualify but have not received the first, second, or both stimulus payments, you may claim the credit when you file your 2020 tax return.


Qualifying individuals are set to receive Economic Impact Payments, otherwise known as Stimulus Payments. The Amounts are:

  • First Payment: $1,200 ($2,400 for married filing jointly) plus $500 for each qualifying child;

  • Second Payment: $600 ($1,200 for married filing jointly) plus $600 for each qualifying child.


Documents Needed for Your Tax Return