US taxpayers have two weeks to claim summer stimulus checks worth up to $ 800.
Payments will be worth $ 400 for individuals and $ 800 for shared files.
The discounts are intended to offset inflationwhich has taken a heavy toll on Americans’ wallets.
That The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose to 8.3% in April – a few points higher than what experts had predicted.
“People are paying more for everyday things like gas, groceries and rent without their own fault,” Mr Polis said in the statement.
“Instead of the government sitting on money that Colorado’s earned, we want to give all the money back as quickly and easily as possible to provide immediate relief and allow people to do what they want with their money.”
Who is eligible?
To qualify for the payments, you must be a full-time resident of Colorado.
Information from 2021 tax returns, which must be submitted by May 31, 2022, will be used to process the discounts.
Eligible taxpayers can expect to receive their check in August or September, according to the state.
It is unclear whether they will go out in multiple parties.
The Sun contacted the governor’s office for more information.
Combating inflation at national level
Various other states will send out direct payments to eligible residents.
This is part of the state’s $ 1.2 billion profit budget.
Millions of taxpayers in Illinois is also queuing up to get payments worth up to $ 400 this year.
Governor Pritzker signed the state’s $ 46.5 billion 2023 budget into law on April 19th.
The direct payments will go out to residents who file one Delaware tax return for 2020.
For more in the consumer, the child tax deduction is up to $ 3,600 now available for low-income families.
Plus, see 24 states offer universal basic income.
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