The months-long journey toward getting aapproved might be getting closer to reaching an end, if the latest hints about turn out to be true. All eyes are on Congress to come together in the next few weeks to that includes another direct payment. President Donald Trump has also floated the idea of a possible new executive order drawing stimulus money from existing pandemic programs to fund more stimulus money.
In the chart below, we break down what we know so far about eligibility for a second check, including how factors, your and a could affect whether you would qualify for , if there is one. ( .)
It’s possible that at least one new demographic could qualify to receiveand contribute to an for family groups than was originally allowed with the . You can use to estimate how much money you could receive. This story is updated often.
Stimulus check eligibility: Which groups could make the cut
We won’t know for certain who will qualify for a new stimulus payment until Congress passes the legislation. We can, however, draw from theeligibility requirements and the Heroes Act and HEALS Act proposals (neither of which is law) to get an idea of who may or may not get a second check, including a few unexpected qualifiers below.