DRT releases $5.4 million in tax refunds; $684,000 in EIP program payments

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The Department of Revenue & Taxation has processed and the Department of Administration will mail 1,903 2019 tax refund checks this week.

The checks total approximately $5,467,117 including refunds garnished to repay government debts for error free returns filed on or before February 17, 2020.

In addition, DRT has also processed 479 EIP Program payments totaling about $684,000. Altogether, for the months of April 2020 through September 2020, DRT processed 81,459 EIP Program payments totaling about $143.78 million.

This represents about 95.7% of the total funding received from the U.S. Treasury.

In line with the CARES Act, DRT will continue to process EIP Program payments through December 31, 2020.

Consistent with the IRS, Guam DRT urges all eligible non-filers to file their Forms EIP-NF as quickly as possible so that they will be able to receive their EIP Program payment.

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