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.Is the Golden State stimulus tax refund taxable?
If you received or requested your refund in the manner above, you will receive a paper check by mail based on the last address on file. The Golden State Stimulus is not taxable for California state income taxes. You will not claim this as income on your California income tax return.Is the Golden State stimulus the same as unemployment insurance?
The Golden State Stimulus is not the same as the Federal IRS stimulus payment. It is also not an unemployment insurance benefit. Contact us about the Golden State Stimulus Chat Chat with a representative Weekdays, 8 AM to 5 PM Phone (800) 852-5711 (916) 845-6500 (outside the U.S.) Weekdays, 8 AM to 5 PM Mail Franchise Tax Board PO Box 942840