There may be a catch for individuals who typically don't file a tax return but are expecting to receive a stimulus check.
"People who typically do not file a tax return will need to file a simple tax return to receive an economic impact payment," the IRS stated.
"Low-income taxpayers, senior citizens, Social Security recipients, some veterans and individuals with disabilities who are otherwise not required to file a tax return will not owe tax."
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"We strongly urge you to ensure that economic stimulus payments are automatically sent to vulnerable seniors and individuals who experience disabilities, without these individuals needing to file a tax return," the senators wrote.