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Incidentally, US leisure economists are still flogging the virtues of BoJo's "80%" wage guarantee (as if unconditional), while desemminating false or incomplete instructions on how to collect 1x CARES Act $1,200 BONUS "advanced refund" check and "apply" for $600/wk BONUS UI benefit checks (first 4 mo. only of regular "benefit year"). This helps divert US bipartisan heat under diverging states' stingy UE laws, which supercede fed CARES regulation. Possibly the fact all UI income is always and still taxable or the advanced refund check ≠ 100% std deduction.

Treasury began automatic direct deposits Sat., 4/11. Because std interbank ATM delay, account credit will hit Wed, 4/15 (per effective date of the act). For everyone else ("typical nonfiler", income < $12.2K) Treasury has opened a dedicated IRS Free File online app to register SSN#, address or deposit account until 31 Dec 2020. Remember the Free File lobby flap last year?

by Cat on Sun Apr 12th, 2020 at 04:48:44 PM EST
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APsplainin | Millions of taxpaying immigrants won't get stimulus checks, 12 April
Legal permanent residents, or green card holders ["immigrnts"], are expected to benefit. Roughly 4.3 million mostly [?!] unauthorized immigrants who do not have a Social Security number file taxes using what's known as a taxpayer identification number, according to the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy.
CARES Act, SEC. 6428. ["]Recovery Rebates["] (3/27/2020) a/k/a "$1,200 stim-check"

archived Sat Mar 21st, 2020

by Cat on Mon Apr 13th, 2020 at 12:22:40 AM EST
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us twitterverse

by Cat on Mon Apr 13th, 2020 at 02:02:21 AM EST
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