The answer is Yes, Residents of Chicago have literally a week left to apply for stimulus checks. After that, the online portal will be closed to claim the last amount the state government has decided to issue. They are calling these last stimulus payments Chicago resiliency fund 2.0 and will be giving out $500 to city residents. This is specifically for those who haven’t been able to access the covid 19 fund.
A Week To Claim Stimulus Checks
Only Chicago residents have one to apply for stimulus checks. However, there are certain criteria they need to fulfill and meet. as the residents must head the house with dependents 17 years or older. They must be domestic workers and residents who have not registered their names under the officials’ resident’s names. And if a family of three is earning more than $69,090 they are not eligible for the stimulus checks whatsoever.
All the recipients who are applying for stimulus checks must be above 18 years or older and can claim their 2019 tax returns. However, all of these come with a little twist the federal officials or the higher authority who are in charge have decided to organize a lottery system, and families who are eligible will be chosen that way.
Only a member of the household can apply, for that reason, a Chicago resident must fill in the form on the government-provided website. Only 2000 households will be benefited from this lottery system. And of course, lots of questions has been arose regarding this system as many of the needy families who are eligible won’t be benefited. The website can help a lot of residents for filing various forms they can apply for and claim their stimulus checks. One must hurry as the applications are closing on 31st December 2022.