What To Do If a Decedent Receives a Stimulus Payment

If you have a deceased family member who receives a stimulus payment as a result of the CARES Act, you may be wondering whether you are entitled to keep that payment. An individual who passed away prior to receiving a stimulus is ineligible for such payment, and it should be returned to the IRS. Please click here to read more about payments to ineligible individuals and how to return the stimulus payment.