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Can you get (and keep) a stimulus payment by filing 2020 income 'accidentally low', and later file a 1040-X?

The common info on the web is that you typically don't have to repay stimulus checks, if it turns out that you shouldn't have gotten them, or only partially gotten them. What if someone files a 2020 ...
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Should filers hold off on filing taxes for Biden's $3000 tax credit?

According to various sources, such as this article, Biden has plans to increase the Child Tax Credit to $3000. As I'm aware, this is part of Biden's stimulus plan, which is still being negotiated. ...
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Parent claimed me dependent in 2019 and I did not get stimulus check. Could I get it under recovery rebate credit

I was living with my parents with no rent. They claimed as dependent on their tax forms in 2019 and before. I never received stimulus checks in 2020, and IRS customer care told me it is due to I was ...
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Stimulus Payments Increased the Tax Owed

I am using Turbo Tax to file my taxes for 2020. In Turbo Tax it asked if I received stimulus payments and how many. I received one payment in May 2020 and one payment in January 2021. I entered both ...
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Eligibility for stimulus payments

In 2020 I became a resident for tax purposes via the substantial presence test. I also got married in 2020. My wife is from Canada, moved to the US mid to late 2020, but has not yet passed the ...
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Stimulus check for overseas citizens

We live outside USA and received treasury stimulus checks last Year by mail and still can’t find a way to cash it. Local banks do not want to cash US checks. We don’t have a Bank account in US. Can ...
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My disabled brother as dependent

My brother was disabled and i claimed him on my 2019 taxes. If i amend my taxes and take him off, can he receive the stimulus to help out the family? If he's not a dependent in 2020, and files his own ...
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Injured spouse Stimulus check

My husband has child support from many years before we met and she gets his income tax year but this year when they gave out the stimulus checks he claimed me like he does every year and the ex got ...
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Are Employer Taxes (medicare and social security taxes) eligible expense for PPP forgiveness purposes?

Let's assume sole proprietor with 1 employee received $10K in PPP loan. As per SBA at least 60% of PPP loan must be used for payroll expenses in the 24 week period. This means at least $6K. My ...
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Am I eligible for the stimulus check, and if so, why haven't I received it?

In 2018, I was claimed by my parent on their tax return. But in 2019, after I graduated from college, I filed my taxes with a single status and made about $28K. My parent did NOT claim me in 2019. Am ...
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Is it possible to receive money from the IRS with someone else's bank details?

As an expat living in Sweden I would like to claim my CARES stimulus money. I am (legally) a non-filer and would like to submit my bank details to the IRS so that they can send my CARES stimulus check ...
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Accidentally filed my taxes using TurboTax as a US citizen while I'm not

This is about an F-1 International student since 09/2019 and it concerns the 2019 tax year. I did my taxes properly and filed them by mail. A lot of time had passed and I couldn't even find my status ...
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How can I correct a Free Fillable Forms reported error about being someone's dependent?

It says that I am not eligible for the stimulus check because I am listed as someone's dependent. This is not correct — I am single, have no dependents and am NOT listed on any one else's return as a ...
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Dependent in 2019 and 2020 but not in 2018. Stimulus received. Does it have to be returned

An individidual was not a dependent in 2018. She is in 2019 and 2020, but she received her stimulus funds before 2019 taxes were filed. Is she required to return the funds?
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What is going to happen in this situation?

My boyfriend's stimulus check came and I did a mobile deposit into my Wells Fargo account without having him endorse it. I understand what I did wrong and I know how to prevent problems in the future....
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Can my son amend his return and get a stimulus check?

My 19-year-old son has already filed his 2019 tax return and checked the box that someone else can claim him as a dependent. He got a full refund because he didn't earn very much last year. He lived ...
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1st stimulus check

I was wrongfully claimed as a dependent in 2018. In 2019, I filed my taxes as head of household on 4/7/20. I received my refund exactly 8 days later and according to the IRS website my 2019 tax return ...
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Payment sent back to the IRS

I deposited my fiiance stimulas into my account not knowing it was going to deny it by his name not being on the account, how do i fix a direct deposite for that or am i able to fix it and if not do u ...
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Who is going to pay for the October furlough (UK) and ~1K/week (USA)? [closed]

Forgive me if this seems like a dumb question but I'm serious. Could someone point me to an answer? A US economist friend of mine told me "no, they won't raise taxes because they want to stimulate ...
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If I never cash my $1,200 stimulus check, can I claim it as a tax credit on my 2020 return?

The United States IRS does not have my direct deposit information (because I have never given it for a tax refund) or my current mailing address (because I have moved since my last return was filed). ...
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How do I cash my stimulus check if I have lost my ID and have no bank account?

I recently just moved to a new area where I know nobody, and I have no bank account set up over here yet. I have no currently valid ID: I only have a photocopy of my old expired state ID and a ...
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Claiming children without SSN as dependents for stimulus

My family and I live in Germany. I'm German and my wife is American (SSN holder), while our two children have dual citizenship, both have a CRBA but both don't have an SSN. Can my wife claim them as ...
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Economic stimulus payment [duplicate]

I was claimed as a dependent in 2018 because I was still in college and I graduated in 2018. I don’t live with my parent anymore and I filed non-filers form for 2019 taxes since my income was low. ...
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Economic stimulus payment for a resident alien

Let me mention first that I was a non-resident alien for tax years 2018 and 2019, and I am considered a resident alien for 2020 taxes. Today I have received a stimulus payment check because I have ...
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Did not qualify in 2018 for stimulus but did upon filing 2019, after stimulus started

My 2018 tax return had an Adjusted Gross Income that made me ineligible for the Economic Impact Payment (EIP) stimulus check. I filed my 2019 taxes after the stimulus checks were already being sent ...
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Wondering if I’m eligible for the stimulus

I was claimed as a dependent on 2018 taxes and I didn’t file for 2019. I applied for the stimulus as a non filer and was accepted, but am I eligible? I was not claimed for 2019. I applied over a week ...
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Stimulus and adult parental dependent claimed for 2019 [duplicate]

Can I amend my 2019 return to remove my parent as a dependent so they can get stimulus check? I know that it says that if an adult "can" be claimed as a dependent than they aren't eligible but how ...
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I became a permanent resident in Jan. 2020 but I do not have a Social Security card. Can I still get the stimulus check?

I became a permanent resident in January, 2020. But I do not have a Social Security card. Can I still get the stimulus check?
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Stimulus not received to date

I receive SSI via direct deposit also received 2018 SSA-1099 benefit statement. To date I have not receive stimulus. I filled out pertinent info for "My Payment" on the IRS website it stated I did not ...
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How to send back the CARES payment of COVID-19 to IRS as non-resident

I am a non-resident alien who working in the US. I received the CARES payment ($1200) of the COVID 19 by direct deposit from IRS, while I know that as a non-resident, I am not eligible to receive. ...
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Do I meet stimulus check eligibility standards?

My last year to file an income tax form was 2017, as my CPA informed I no longer made enough (retired) to make filing necessary. My only income now is my monthly Social Security disability check for $...
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Stimulus Check Dependent Question [duplicate]

In 2018, I was able to be claimed as a dependent, as listed on my tax return, but my parents didn’t claim me in 2018, in 2019 I was no longer a dependent. Will I receive the check?
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Does claiming my parents as dependents keep them from getting a stimulus check?

I claimed my parents as dependent for 2019 tax return. They are receiving SSA pension and are eligible for EIP/stimulus check. Since I had claimed them on my tax return, did I just make them ...
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In 2018 my parents filled for me as a dependent, in 2019 i filled for myself and received my refund, when do I get my stimulus check?

In 2018 my parents filled for me as a dependent, in 2019 i filled for myself and received my refund, when do I get my stimulus check ?
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Can I have the IRS deduct my taxes owed from my stimulus check?

I am filing my 2019 taxes and have never filed before, so I expect to get the $1200 stimulus check in the mail. The amount of federal tax I owe for 2019 is less than $1200. Instead of paying the IRS ...
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Why does IRS Stimulus Tracking Tool Claims “Payment Status Not Available” When I Am Eligible?

Apologies for the lengthy post. I'm been confounded the past 2-3 days by the confusing information I'm getting from the IRS's FAQ page and their Stimulus "Get My Payment" Tracking tool. I ...
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I was a dependent in 2018 but independent in 2019. Will I get the stimulus check? And When?

Basically I filed independently on 4/13/2020 and my Mother filed on 4/16/2020. Last year I was her dependent but this year she did not claim me as a dependent. Will I get the stimulus check? I was ...
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Nonresident received the stimulus money for COVID 19 from IRS

I am a non-resident alien who working in the US. Yesterday, I received the stimulus money ($1200) due to the COVID 19 from IRS, while I know that as a non-resident, I am not eligible to receive. This ...
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Stimulus and dependent question

For the 2018 tax year, I let my parent claim my daughter and I as dependents. However, I filed for the 2019 tax year and claimed myself and my daughter. My mother received her stimulus and an extra $...
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Stimulus dependents and SSI

My grandmother receives SSI but is also claimed as a dependent on my 2018 return. Is she eligible to receive the stimulus if i have not filed a 2019 return with her on it? Should i go ahead and file ...
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What is the logic behind the IRS direct deposit of the stimulus check?

According to the general press and the relevant IRS pages, if you e-filed your taxes for 2018 (or even 2019), and you used direct deposit, the stimulus checks will be deposited automatically into the ...
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Am I getting the stimulus check?

I am 20 years old and live with my mom, last year (2018) she filed me as a dependent, and I only just did my taxes on the 14th of April. I’m terrified I won’t be qualified in time. Does anyone know if ...
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Can someone who doesn't need to file taxes (IRS 1040 etc) get the stimulus check without providing personal information to a 3rd party?

The IRS site sends to a 3rd party website. Is there a different way for someone not filing income tax to provide their information to the IRS? (Not necessarily online.) While we're at it, is there a ...
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Stimulus eligibility check question

Hopefully one of you may know the answer to this as I can't find it anywhere on the Google and not sure if it's even been asked. My girlfriend is a healthcare worker who makes less than the threshold ...
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I was claimed as a dependent in 2018 but not in 2019 [duplicate]

I filed my own taxes in 2019 as a single. In 2018, I was claimed as a dependent by my parents, but they haven’t filed their 2019 taxes. Will I still receive a stimulus check?
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Am I eligible for the stimulus check?

So my mom claimed me for 2018 Taxes when she shouldn’t have. For 2019 taxes I filed my taxes on April 3rd this year. I am a college student currently part time but my parents do not provide for me ...
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Accidentally put down I can be claimed [duplicate]

On turbo tax I accidentally put down that someone can claim me but no one claims me. Will I still qualify for the stimulus check?
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Stimulus Check Eligibility as 22yr Old College Student

I am a 22 year old college student. My mom has not claimed me on her taxes since 2015. I have claimed independent since I turned 18. I do not live with her, she does not support me. I am a full time ...
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Can a non-filer dependent claim coronavirus support?

I didn't file taxes due to my zero income within the last two years. I'm 40 years old. My daughter was claiming me as dependent in 2018, 2019. This year I got a job. So far I earned $2,000 year to ...
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I put that someone could claim me as a dependent on accident but no one will/did claim me as one

I did my taxes on turbo tax and didn’t realize that I put that someone could claim me. No one actually claimed me. Will I still qualify for a stimulus check?