CORONAVIRUS TAX CENTER

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updates during
COVID-19

We’ve got your back with accurate, up-to-date news about stimulus check payment updates, tax filing changes, and tax
breaks related to COVID-19. Plus, if you have any questions, get on-demand answers from our TurboTax Live tax experts.

LATEST NEWS:


A THIRD FEDERAL STIMULUS IS
BEING CONSIDERED


  • Congress is debating a third stimulus bill.
    Learn more
  • California and Maryland have passed their own stimulus legislation.
    Learn more

We’ve got everything you need to feel confident about your taxes,
no matter your situation

  • Stimulus checks

    • The proposed third stimulus bill includes payments of up to $1,400 for qualifying individuals.
    • When legislation is passed, we expect you will be able to track your payment with the IRS Get My Payment tool. You may also be able to update your bank
      account information.
    • We'll be monitoring the legislation and will keep you updated with any significant developments.
  • Unemployment

    • Over 30 million Americans filed for unemployment in 2020, many for the first time. We’re ready to help you understand your unemployment benefits and any tax implications at our Unemployment Center.
    • If you have a simple tax return and received unemployment in 2020, file fed and state for $0 with our Free Edition.
  • State stimulus checks

    • California lawmakers have passed the Golden State Stimulus bill, which includes $600 payments to eligible residents.
      Learn more
    • Maryland is issuing payments of up to $500 to eligible individuals and families as part of a recent relief bill. Learn more
  • Working from home

    • COVID-19 meant millions suddenly had to work from home. Visit our Work From Home FAQ to get the latest on what home office expenses are deductible and how this could affect your tax return.
    • In TurboTax, we’ll check for every possible deduction, including state-specific tax breaks to guarantee your best possible tax outcome.
  • Investments & retirement

    • See how your stock sales and investments affect your taxes with our free Investments Calculator, and get a full list of investment tax tips by visiting our Investments HUB.
    • If you took money out of retirement for reasons related to COVID-19, you won’t pay a penalty and you can spread out the taxes over 3 years, with an option to pay back what you took out. Learn more
  • Self-employed assistance

    • The new stimulus bill also includes a second round of payments under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Learn more
    • Try our Tax Credit Estimator to calculate any credits related to COVID-19 and visit our Self-Employment Center for a full list of benefits and tax tips.
  • Common tax questions and answers related to coronavirus: See FAQs

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