As a part of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021, the Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department will be delivering a second round of Economic Impact Payments.
Eligible members may see the direct deposit payment as “pending” in their account before the earliest official payment date of January 4, 2021. Paper checks will begin to be mailed on Wednesday, December 30. There is no action required by eligible individuals to receive this second payment.
You can access key information and check the status of your payment at IRS.gov/GetMyPayment.
This second round of payments is generally:
- $600 for singles and $1,200 for married couples filing a joint return.
- Those with qualifying children will also receive $600 for each qualifying child.
- Dependents who are 17 and older are not eligible for the child payment.