Congress approved another round of stimulus testing for most Americans this month – here’s what you need to know

A party-line Congress approved a $ 1 trillion COVID-19 relief bills milestone on Wednesday when President Joe Biden and Democrats called for a triumph over a bill that cuts government spending against double pandemics and Economic crises that have troubled a nation in a nutshell

Exactly seven weeks after Biden joined the White House and four days after the Senate passed the bill without a single Republican vote, the House gave final Congress approval to the comprehensive package through a pro-party vote between 220 and 211 The GOP lawmakers rejected the package as bloated, full of liberal politics and with no regard for any signs that the crisis was easing

President Biden announced on Thursday, November 11th March signed the massive bill, which means payments should start in the coming days

Based on the IRS timeframe from the last round of payments, payments can start within a few days of expiration So payments should start early next week at the latest

The White House said Thursday that some might see payments as early as this weekend

You get payments faster when you are set up to make a direct deposit with the IRS. Checks would likely be issued a few days later

The legislation provides for a direct payment of 1$ 400 for a single taxpayer or 2US $ 800 for a married couple applying together plus 1$ 400 per dependent up to 75Earning US $ 000 will receive the full amount, as will married couples with incomes up to 150$ 000

The size of the check would shrink for those earning a little more, with a hard limit of 80$ 000 for individuals and $ 160000 USD for married couples

Most Americans will get the full amount, according to U 68, the median household income in 2019703 USDS Statistics Office

Income is based on your 2020 tax return or, if you haven’t filed it yet, your 2019 tax (AGI)

The federal government’s expanded unemployment benefit would be extended through September 6 at $ 300 per week on top of what beneficiaries receive through their state unemployment insurance program The first 10$ 200 in unemployment benefit would be for households with an income below 150000 USD non taxable

In addition, the measures provide for 100% subsidization of COBRA health insurance premiums to ensure that the laid-off workers can stay on their employer health insurance plans free of charge until the end of September

Ken Haddad is the digital content manager for WDIV / ClickOnDetroitcom He also writes the Morning Report newsletter

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