March 24, 2020

2020 – 03/24

Congress is getting closer to passing another massive stimulus package to alleviate the challenges Americans are facing with the coronavirus (COVID-19). As of this writing, no agreement had been reached. Among the provisions being discussed are hospitals’ equipment shortages and how to address workers’ sudden lack of income. One popular proposal involves sending economic assistance payments to individuals and families. Members of Congress have said this proposed benefit would be available to people with an individual taxpayer identification number, as well as to retirees and unemployed individuals. Stay tuned. We will continue to keep you updated.