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Estimate Your 2020 Stimulus Check Payment

More than 90% of American adults qualify for a stimulus payment

Whether you are employed full time or part time, a gig worker, unemployed, or retired, you are likely eligible for a stimulus check or direct deposit.

How much do I get paid?

  • The starting amount is $1,200 per person but will go up or down based on your situation. Use our stimulus check estimator to find your amount.

  • If you filed your 2018 or 2019 taxes, you don’t need to do anything. The IRS will automatically direct deposit or mail payments to the account listed on your last tax return.

  • The government plans to issue payments over the next few months, starting in April.

     

What about my taxes?

  • The IRS will use your most current tax return to determine:

    •  Your annual income for your stimulus payout amount
    •  Your direct deposit information or mailing address

  • If you’ve already filed your 2019 taxes, you’re all set.

    Haven’t filed your 2019 taxes? That’s okay. But, if your information has changed since your last tax return, now would be a good time to file so the IRS has your most current info.

Stimulus Check Calculator

Get an estimate of how much money you may expect from your 2020 stimulus payment.

Have you filed your 2019 taxes yet?

Filing status for 2019*

*If you are married filing separately please choose Single


Don’t need to file your taxes, but want to get your stimulus check?

If you typically don’t file a tax return, but want to get your information to the IRS to receive your stimulus payment, we can help. Our free DIY online service will walk you through the process, step by step.

Still need to file? We're here to help get your maximum refund guaranteed.

Frequently asked stimulus check questions

Which taxpayers are eligible to receive a stimulus check?
How do I know how much stimulus payment is owed to me?
I have dependents 17 and older. Will I receive money for them?
What are the income thresholds for the 2020 stimulus?
When can I expect to receive my stimulus check?
How will the IRS send me my stimulus check?
How do I update my IRS information?
Will I owe taxes on the stimulus check money?
Will the IRS put the money on my Emerald Card?
What if I haven’t filed a return in 2018 or 2019?

Get the latest information on the coronavirus tax impact


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