Stimulus & Workers
Do you qualify for the Stimulus payment if you work?
Video produced in partnership with National Disability Institute, Deaf Future Works, Cash Campaign of Maryland, Foundation Communities, City of Travis County (Texas), and Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (Utah). Funded by Bank of America.
If you have not filed a tax return and have not received your stimulus check, please visit: www.irs.gov/coronavirus/non-filers-enter-payment-info-here.
If you are waiting on your payment status, please visit: www.irs.gov/coronavirus/get-my-payment.
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There is a black background throughout the video. White text first appears: DO YOU QUALIFY FOR THE STIMULUS PAYMENT IF YOU WORK? The title fades to show a Certified Deaf Interpreter wearing a light grey shirt and black/clear glasses. He signs, “Do you qualify for the government stimulus payment if you work? How do you know if you qualify for stimulus payment? First, you must meet three requirements: you are a U.S. citizen or have a green card, a Social Security Number (SSN), and not claimed as dependent on someone else’s tax return. If you meet all of these then you can determine the stimulus payment you will receive.” White text appears: REQUIREMENTS, -U.S. CITIZEN OR GREEN CARD, -SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, -NOT A DEPENDENT.
“If you filed as a single person and your income is less than $75K, you will receive a stimulus payment of $1,200. If you filed as married and your income is less than $150K, you and your spouse will receive $2,400.” A white table appears with categories labeled as FILING STATUS, INCOME, STIMULUS AMOUNT. Under SINGLE, income is shown as ⋖$75,000 and stimulus amount is shown as $1,200. Under MARRIED, income is shown as ⋖$150,000 and stimulus amount is shown as $2,400. “If you have dependents that were filed on your taxes and the dependent(s) were 16 or younger by the end of December 31, 2019, each dependent(s) would get an additional $500.
“What happens if you filed as single person and your income is over 75K or if you are married and your income is over $150K? The stimulus payments will be reduced. If you meet the requirements and you filed taxes for either 2018 or 2019, or both years, there is no action needed to receive the stimulus payments. The payments will be sent automatically to you by the IRS.” “What happens if you are single and your income is less than $12,200, you will receive $1,200. If you are married and your income is less than $24,400, you and your spouse will receive $2,400.” A white table appears with categories labeled as STATUS, INCOME, STIMULUS AMOUNT. Under SINGLE, income is shown as ⋖$12,200 and stimulus amount is shown as $1,200. Under MARRIED, income is shown as ⋖$24,400 and stimulus amount is shown as $2,400. “If you have dependents who by the end of December 31, 2019, are 16 or younger each dependent will get additional $500 each. These payments are not sent automatically. You must take action by going to the IRS website at:” Black background with white text: www.irs.gov/coronavirus/non-filers-enter-payment-info-here. The screen shows the IRS website with white background and black text. The CDI is shown in a small black circle on the left of the screen. Scroll down to the blue box, “enter your information here,” click. Follow instructions on what to do next.”
“Now, if you fill out the IRS’s online non-filers payment section and have been waiting for payment, and wondering about your payment status, you can visit IRS website at this link: White text appears: WWW.IRS.GOV/CORONAVIRUS/GET-MY-PAYMENT. The screen shows the IRS website with white background and black text. The CDI is shown in a small black circle on the left of the screen. “Scroll down, click on the blue box, “get my payment”
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