Social Security administrator urges recipients with dependents to update info for payments
Social Security beneficiaries with dependents who do not file tax returns need to act to receive $500 per child payment
April 21, 2020
Social Security Administrator Andrew Saul told Social Security recipients who don’t file tax returns Monday that they need to make sure information is correct to receive the $500 per dependent payment to which they are entitled.
“Social Security beneficiaries and Supplemental Security Income recipients who don’t file tax returns will start receiving their automatic Economic Impact Payments directly from the Treasury Department soon,” Saul said. “People receiving benefits who did not file 2018 or 2019 taxes, and have qualifying children under age 17, however, shoul...