In IR-2020-203, the Service announced its plan to mail letters to nine million non-filers. These nine million Americans generally do not file federal income tax returns, but may qualify to receive an Economic Impact Payment.
Non-filers are urged to register by October 15, 2020, to receive a stimulus payment. Individuals may receive up to $1,200, and married couples could qualify up to $2,400. Those persons with qualifying children under age 17 may receive an additional $500 for each child.
The IRS letters will be mailed to those who have not filed a 2018 or 2019 federal income tax return....More