TODAY is the last day thousands of stimulus checks worth up to $1,000 will be sent to Americans.
Connecticut residents had to jump through several hoops to ask for bailout money.
To be eligible, individuals must meet specific requirements such as when they filed for unemployment and how long they were unemployed. They must also certify that they have landed a job.
To claim payment, eligible residents must apply for the CT Back to Work Program electronically – paper applications are not allowed.
The program started back in May, use Joe BidenFederally funded CARES ACT to encourage struggling residents to return to the workforce.
“This one-time bonus will help some workers pay for the important things they need to get back to work, including child care,” said Governor Ned Lamont. “This is the latest tool in our toolbox to maximize our state recovery from the pandemic.”
The payments, backed by the state’s Coronavirus Relief Fund, are expected to go to approximately 10,000 recipients.
If you have submitted your application and have not received your payment by today, contact the Department of Revenue Services about website. More information about the program can also be found on the website.
According to the website, no new applications for payments have been accepted since September, as the maximum number of applicants has been reached.
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