Many people have already lost their jobs and/or are concerned about how to make future payments. During this time of great uncertainty, we compiled a list of resources for COVID-19 relief that you may find helpful.
· Looking to file for unemployment? The federal government is allowing new options for states to amend their laws to provide unemployment insurance benefits related to COVID-19. Here is a link to the Unemployment Benefits Finder:
· Tax Day has moved from April 15 to July 15. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tweeted the announcement: https://twitter.com/stevenmnuchin1/status/1241002750483324930. What does this mean? You do not have to file your federal return or make payments until July 15. Your state income tax requirement updates can be found here:
· Having difficulties making your mortgage payments? Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will suspend foreclosures and evictions for at least 60 days. This also applies to loans backed by the Federal Housing Administration or F.H.A. Loans. Here is the link for the announcement from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
· Unsure if Fannie or Freddie own your mortgage? If neither do, it is still a good idea to call your lender to ask for some sort of relief. You can check here:
· If you rent, you may find state and local recommendations and actions to stop eviction here:
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