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How do I get my 3nd stimulus payment?

How do I get my 2nd stimulus payment?
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How do I get my 3nd stimulus payment?

If  you didn't get the second stimulus payment in advance then you must file a 2020 return to get the credit on line 30 of the form 1040.    The act of filing the 2020 return will release the third stimulus check if you are eligible as a separate payment. 

How do I get my 3nd stimulus payment?


The stimulus check is an advance on a credit you can receive on your 2020 tax return.  If something went wrong or you did not get the stimulus check in 2020, you can get it when you file your 2020 return in early 2021

The Recovery Rebate Credit will be found in the FEDERAL REVIEW section. ( you should see "Let's make sure you got the right stimulus amount”)  If you are eligible it will end up on line 30 of your 2020 Form 1040.


Make sure that you enter ALL of the stimulus money received for the 1st and 2nd stimulus for yourself, your spouse and your children.





Click on Tax Tools on the left side of the screen. Click on Tools. Click on View Tax Summary. Click on Preview my 1040 on the left side of the screen.



TurboTax cannot track your 3rd stimulus or tell you when it will arrive.  The IRS is issuing 3rd stimulus checks on its own timetable.


You can use the IRS Get My Payment site to see what is expected for your 3rd stimulus check:






**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
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