Questions for Social Security Beneficiaries

Am I elgible for the direct check?

Social Security beneficiaries are eligible to receive a $1,200 per person ($2,400 per couple) direct check. The direct checks are subject to a $75,000 income threshold ($150,000 for joint filers) with a limited phase out above the thresholds.

To learn how much you or your family will be qualified to recieve, click HERE.  

*NEW AS OF 4/17/20: If you were a nonfilter please see the IRS website to register your payment information, click HERE

If you receive Social Security retirement, disability (SSDI), survivor benefits, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), or Railroad Retirement and Survivor Benefits. The IRS already has your information on file and you will receive your payment. 

What if I don't want my direct check from the IRS? 

  • Contact your bank and instruct them to reverse the transaction 
  • If you recieved a check in the mail, you can write "void" on it and send it back to the address you received it from.