Stimulus Check

deadline approaching for those who qualify for a payment worth $1,200

A stimulus check can be yours if you meet all the requirements. The State of Washington still allows applications for a payment worth up to $1,200. It is a tax credit for families.

Even if you do not have a child, you can still get 300 dollars. So, why not check if you are eligible for this stimulus check that is going to be over in about 14 days.

Undoubtedly, this money will be great for your finances as you start the new year. In case you have never heard of it, it is know as the Working Families Tax Credit.

STIMULUS CHECK AMOUNTS FOR A FAMILY OF FOUR

If you are two adults and two children, the amount of your payment will be $900. If you are single and you have two kids, you will receive the same amount 900 dollars.

The amount of your stimulus check will depend on your family size

Whether you have three or four children the amount remains the same, $1,200. So that is the maximum amount of this stimulus check regardless of the number of children you have.

The smallest amount will be for a person without kids, 300 dollars. If you just have one kid, you could get $600. Make sure you meet all the requirements. Visit the Department of Revenue in Washington for all the details regarding the stimulus checks but let’s sum them up.

If you lived in Washington for at least 183 days, you may qualify. Having a qualifying child or being 25 and under 65 years old is also mandatory. Those requirements are for the year 2022. So you must have had a child back then or be that age.

FILING A 2022 TAX RETURN IS MANDATORY

If you did not file a 2022 tax return in 2023, you cannot claim this stimulus check payment. Moreover, it will only be for families and individuals who have a Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number.

The list of requirements is long, but it is worth checking them. Not everyone can claim it, but those who get this stimulus check will be delighted. The last thing you must comply with is the fact that you were eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit on your 2022 tax return.

Income requirements vary depending on your marital status. For example, if you are single, it ranges from less than $16,480 to $53,057. Married couples must earn less than $22,610 to less than $59,187.

Stimulus checks can be claimed through December 31, 2023. Apart from this tax credit, there is a tax rebate in New Mexico. Alaska will soon open the application window for the PFD. Spread the news so someone you know can take advantage of it.

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