… Read More View More Calculate your second stimulus check total now that payments are going out
Just because themaxes out at $600 per person doesn’t mean it’s easy to guess how big your payment will be. Whether you receive your next stimulus payment through , or , the ins and outs of the formula the IRS uses to tabulate your total — and the that decide who in your family is eligible — is so specific to your personal situation.
As of Jan. 1, any hope for a, so the $600 maximum going out right now is the final sum to work with. While we can’t say for sure what the IRS’ final total will be for you, we can give you an estimate of the total payment you should expect in a . CNET’s calculator tool uses the same formula as the IRS, taken from the President Donald Trump signed into law Dec. 27.
Even if you already received your payment, it’s a good