It’s been nearly four weeks since the IRS and US Treasury started sending theand if you didn’t receive the , there are a why you may be still waiting. While we can recommend to get a little more information, you may need to take further action to hunt down your check.
One way is to claim your missing moneynext month, as a . But in some situations, you will need to and request something called a Payment Trace to find your misplaced funds. (Use our you should have received in your check.)
Below, we explain what an IRS Payment Trace is, the two scenarios that may require it, rather than a Recovery Rebate Credit and how to get started. In addition, here are stimulus check guides for, , , and . Here’s what we know so far about a , including all the extra ways , and . This story has been updated.
If youris missing, you should first go to the free IRS online payment tracking tool called Get My Payment to find out its status. We have full instructions on . You’ll need to plug in your Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, date of birth, street address and ZIP or postal code.
The portal will show your payment status, if your check has been scheduled to send, and the payment method (Read mre>>or ) and date. You might also see a different message or an error. (By the way, here’s why you might want to if you haven’t already.)…