People still have some time to submit your bank account details to the Internal Revenue Service for receiving your stimulus payment of $1200, a lot quicker than normal. They have mentioned that the timeframe is nearing its end. This US government agency is primarily responsible for collecting taxes and enforce various tax laws. All those who qualify for receiving a one-time payment currently will only have time until noon on the 13th of May, Wednesday to receive their money quickly after submitting their direct deposit information on the Get My Payment website.
Once the deadline is over, the government would start sending millions of paper checks which are set to arrive later in the month and also in June.
Statement Issued By The IRS Commissioner
The IRS Commissioner, Chuck Rettig said through a statement that they want people to visit the website of Get My Payment before noon on Wednesday so that they can offer details regarding their direct deposit. He stressed on the fact that time is running out for the chance of US citizens to receive these payments well beforehand through their direct deposit. This should indeed be seen as the top trending national news stories in which each beneficiary must pay heed to and act accordingly.
One can also make use of the Get My Payment tool to check the status of one’s stimulus check. The information gets updated once every day.
Another Website Tool Available – Stimulus Checks
In addition to the Get My Payment tool, there is another website available that can offer help to that section of people who do not file tax returns. This is a nonfiler tool. It allows individuals to submit basic details which include the bank account number to fasten up the process of receiving their stimulus checks.
The payments would automatically get transferred to all those individuals who are receiving government benefits by way of Supplemental Security Income, Social Security, Veterans Affairs, or Railroad Retirement. This development is one of the most important current political news stories which can help people in receiving critical information concerning what they need to do for attaining the benefits.
On Friday, the Treasury Department made an announcement, wherein they said that nearly 130 million payments amounting to around $218 billion have been sent out till now. The US government is hopeful that they can send around 150 million payments in total.
System Glitch Leads To Anxiety
The IRS department has made all possible efforts to let people receive their stimulus payment after they furnish their bank account details, through the online portal of Get My Payment. Now, a glitch in the system has arrived while making the payment which in turn has made people anxious, who had used this service more than three weeks back. They are still waiting to receive their money.
It remains to be seen, how soon IRS can solve this problem and make the desired payment. Many are looking forward to receiving this amount as they have lost their jobs and are eager for financial aid from the Government.