The federal government is no longer issue stimulus moneybut some states have stepped up to send residents a fourth stimulus check in 2022. Four states are currently preparing more stimulus payments – and while not all may be eligible, these payments benefit 87 million residents in total, Marca reported.
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A stimulus fund worth over $ 2 billion, called the Excluded Workers Fund, has been approved to help undocumented workers who were unable to collect previous federal stimulus checks. According to Marca, money has been paid to those in the earning category who earned less than $ 26,208 in 2020. This program will be expanded in 2022.
Residents of Indiana may qualify for additional cash by 2022. Marca reported that the state of Indiana had a large profit last year and the government wants to provide a tax refund worth about $ 125.
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a $ 286 billion budget proposal for the 2022 budget year, the KTLA reported. While the budget does not include another round of Golden State Stimulus checkthere is the possibility of more tax rebates this year as the state decides what to do with its budget surplus.
Florida school teachers can receive an incentive payment this year at up to $ 1,000, according to Gov. Ron DeSantis. Approximately 177,000 teachers and principals in Florida must receive this payment. Governor DeSantis is also allocating $ 600 million to raise the minimum wage for teachers from $ 40,000 to $ 47,500.
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