Find help for individual and families affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). This page will be updated as new information is available. Economic Impact Payments We started issuing Economic Impact Payments in April. Most people received their payments automatically. Non-filers who do not receive federal benefits: However, if you’re not normally required to file a federal tax return, you may need to provide information to the IRS by November 21 using the Non-Filers: Enter Payment Info Here tool to receive a payment in 2020. If you miss this deadline, you’ll need to wait until next year and claim it as a credit on your 2020 federal income tax return. Check your payment status or see if you should use the Non-Filers: Enter Payment Info Here tool. Coronavirus-Related Paid Leave for Workers You are entitled to paid sick leave, either to tend to your own health needs or to care for a family member. Read the press release on paid sick leave. Online Tax Help IRS has several online resources to help taxpayers. Free File: Prepare and file your federal income tax return for free. Where's My Refund?: An online tool that will track your tax refund. Online Payment Agreements: Apply for a payment plan to pay your balance over time. IRS2Go mobile app: Check your refund status, make a payment, find free tax preparation assistance, sign up for helpful tax tips, and more. Online Account: View your tax balance and payment history. “What Ifs” for Struggling Taxpayers More Information See all Frequently Asked Questions, resources and guidance.