The IRS said it expects payments to be sent on April 7 for Social Security and other federal beneficiaries who did not file a 2019 or 2020 tax return.
WASHINGTON — Social Security recipients and other federal beneficiaries who don't normally file a tax return should be able to check the IRS Get My Payment tool as soon as this weekend to find out if their money is on its way. That's after the IRS announced payments will go out on April 7.
The federal government began distributing the third round of economic impact payments in mid-March to millions of Americans. But a paperwork delay temporarily held up payments to Social Security, Supplemental Security Income and Railroad Retirement Board beneficiaries who did not file a 2019 or 2020 tax return or did not use the tool made available on the IRS website for non-filers.
The IRS said Tuesday that it expects payments will be sent to those beneficiaries …