• Over 156 million stimulus checks have gone out from the latest stimulus - fulfilling a key 100-day goal for Biden ahead of schedule

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The Biden administration has cleared its goal of delivering more than 150 million economic relief payments in the first 100 days of the president's first term. It has now been 77 days since Biden's inauguration on January 20.
    The IRS and the Treasury Department have sent out more than 156 million stimulus checks, according to a Wednesday press release , amounting to roughly $372 billion in fiscal support.
    The fourth batch of checks began processing on Friday and are set to be paid out today. The batch consists of about 25 million payments worth roughly $36 billion...
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  • IRS stimulus update: Didn't get the first or second payment? You need to file this

    IRS stimulus update: Didn't get the first or second payment? You need to file this

    5 days ago - By Fast Company

    No, you don't need to endure the IRS phone lines.
    If you did not receive one of the first two stimulus payments last April or December-or if you got the wrong amount-now is your moment to collect them, without spending hours of your life that you'll never get back on hold with the Internal Revenue Service.
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  • US Treasury: 156 million coronavirus relief payments issued

    5 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department said Wednesday it has issued more than 156 million payments as part of President Joe Biden's coronavirus relief plan, including 25 million payments that were primarily to Social Security beneficiaries who hadn't filed 2019 or 2020 tax returns.
    The direct payments of as much as $1,400 per person were the cornerstone promise of Biden's $1.9 trillion package to contain the pandemic and revive the U.S. economy. Roughly $372 billion has been paid out since March 12, a sum that likely boosted hiring last month as Americans had more money to spend.
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  • Covid Relief: The IRS Has Now Issued 156 Million Stimulus Payments Worth $372 Billion

    5 days ago - By Forbes

    Payments for recipients of Veterans Affairs benefits will hit bank accounts on April 14.
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