Last chance to get stimulus checks in Illinois – what you need to know!

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Meegan Dugan Bassett – New America Local, in collaboration with the Chicago Community

  • Many Illinoisans still have not received the federal CARES Act stimulus check they are owed.
  • For those who have yet to receive the payment, eligible Illinoisans must submit their information to the IRS by this Saturday, November 21 at 2 p.m. CT to get the payment in 2020.
  • Visit the Get My Payment Illinois Coalition’s website at or call their hotline at 888-553-9777 to receive insight and assistance.  
  • For many eligible Illinoisans, getting the payment will require completing the IRS nonfiler form at


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