Thousands of Americans in Oregon can soon expect stimulus payments worth $600 as the state’s One-Time Assistance payment.
236,000 residents will see payments.
The plan was approved by legislatures in March and costs $141.8 million dollars.
More about Oregon stimulus payments
In order to be eligible, you must be a low income worker who worked during the pandemic.
You also need to have qualified for and claimed the Earned Income Tax Credit on your 2020 tax return.
The deadline was Dec. 31, 2021 and April 15 for any returns that were amended.
Anyone who missed any deadlines will not qualify for a stimulus payment from the state.
Payments have started going out already.
Most people can expect payments by direct deposit or paper check by July 1, 2022.
136,640 direct deposit payments will be sent and 99,647 paper checks.