California will provide the Golden State Stimulus II (GSS II) payment to families and individuals who qualify. This payment is different than the Golden State Stimulus IWhen to file for Golden State stimulus payment?
To make sure you receive your payment, file your 2020 tax returns by October 15, 2021. If you qualify, or think you may qualify, for the Golden State stimulus payment you need to file your 2020 tax return. If you qualify for CalEITC, make sure you claim it on your return.When do you get your Stimulus money in California?
For most Californians who qualify, you don’t need to do anything to receive the stimulus payment. We schedule and issue stimulus payments twice a month after eligible 2020 tax returns are processed.What to do if you receive an erroneous GSS payment?
Send a personal check or money order payable to Franchise Tax Board. State “Erroneous GSS payment” on the check/money order memo area. Include a letter of explanation, including the recipient taxpayer name and identification number (SSN or ITIN) and stating you received the GSS payment erroneously.