Revised 2020 Recovery Rebate Credit FAQ on Tracing Payments
IRS has revised its 2020 Recovery Rebate Credit FAQs Fact Sheet to include updated information on tracing payments. This revision was made to Question 8 of Topic F: Finding the First and Second Economic Impact Payment Amounts to Calculate the 2020 Recovery Rebate Credit.
Q8. Missing Economic Impact Payment: How do I request a payment trace to track my first and second Economic Impact Payments?
A8. You should only request a payment trace to track your payment if your online account shows that a first or second payment was issued to you and you have not received it. Do not request a payment trace to determine if you were eligible for a payment or to confirm the amount of payment you should have received.
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, including how IRS processes a claim and how to start a payment trace.