Assistance Available, Covid 19, Tax

IRS extends Economic Impact Payment registration deadline for non-filers to Nov. 21

The deadline to register for an Economic Impact Payment using the Non-Filers tool is extended to November 21, 2020.
 
The IRS urges people who don’t typically file a tax return – and haven’t received an Economic Impact Payment – to register as quickly as possible using the Non-Filers: Enter Info Here tool on IRS.gov. The tool will not be available after November 21.

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This additional time is solely for those who haven’t registered or received their EIP and don’t normally file a tax return. For taxpayers who requested an extension of time to file their 2019 tax return, that deadline is Thursday, October 15.

Most eligible U.S. taxpayers automatically received their Economic Impact Payment. Others who don’t have a filing obligation need to use the Non-Filers tool to register with the IRS to get up to $1,200. Typically, this includes people who receive little or no income.

The Non-Filers tool is secure. It is designed for people with incomes typically below $24,400 for married couples, and $12,200 for singles who could not be claimed as a dependent by someone else. This includes couples and individuals who are experiencing homelessness.

Anyone using the Non-Filers tool can speed up the arrival of their payment by choosing to receive it by direct deposit. Those not choosing this option will get a check.

Beginning two weeks after they register, people can track the status of their payment using the Get My Payment tool, available only on IRS.gov.


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Assistance Available, Covid 19, KY - Kentucky Specific Info

TEAM KENTUCKY FUND – Application for Assistance

If you, or someone you know, are seriously affected by what’s happening with Covid 19, you can apply for assistance through the following link. For Further Information, See https://teamkyfund.ky.gov/Default.aspx

TEAMKY FUND APPLICATION

Who Is Overseeing the Team Kentucky Fund?

The Team Kentucky Fund is overseen by the Public Protection Cabinet. The program will be administered through a partnership with the Community Action Kentucky, Inc.

The Public Protection Cabinet (PPC) keeps Kentuckians safe in business, leisure and daily life. We ensure safe and fair operation of some of the most important institutions in the Commonwealth. From sporting events, to building and banking, our diverse agencies share a common goal—providing the best service to every citizen and business in the state.