What You Need to Know about the Federal Government Economic Impact Payments
Eligible individuals with adjusted gross income up to $75,000 will automatically received the full $1,200 payment.
Eligible married couples filing a joint return with adjusted gross income up to $150,000 will automatically receive the full $2,400 payment.
Parents get $500 for each eligible child under 17.
Income and other limits apply. The vast majority of people do not need to take any action. The IRS will calculate and automatically send economic impact payments to those eligible.17.
Anyone with a tax filing obligation who has not yet filed a tax return for 2018 or 2019 should file as soon as they can to receive an economic impact payment. If you still need to file, use e-File, Free File or Direct Deposit.