CFPB: Deadline Extended to Claim Stimulus

October 8, 2020

The IRS has extended the deadline for individuals to claim their Economic Impact Payment (EIP). The IRS’s Non-Filers tool will be available through November 21, 2020.  

While most people who regularly file a tax return or receive federally administered assistance, like social security, were automatically sent their EIP, several million people have not yet received their payment. Most of these people have no tax filing obligation because they make too little income to file federal taxes.

Your clients may be among the millions of people who are eligible to receive their Economic Impact Payment under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, who haven’t claimed it yet. To help you reach those who haven’t filed yet we’ve created a handful of resources to help: