Thousands of Americans in Maine can soon expect a stimulus check worth $850, which already started going out in batches of 200,000 per week.
This is a tax rebate program through the state, and married couples can see $1,700 combined.
Last week, another 200,000 were sent out.
Eligible residents will receive them as the state sends them in batches of 200,000 each week.
Eligibility requirements for the $850 stimulus check
In order to qualify, you need to meet certain criteria.
There are income requirements to see the payment.
A single filer cannot have an income exceeding $100,000.
Head of household filers cannot exceed $150,000.
Married filing jointly couples cannot make more than $200,000.
Tax returns filed for the year 2021 are used to determine eligibility among households.
Around 858,000 Maine residents qualify.
The checks are being sent on a rolling basis each week until they’re all issued.
Most payments should be issued by the end of July.