Virginia Taxpayers Get Rebates This Fall
RICHMOND, Va. (WDBJ/Governor’s Office News Release) — About 3.2 million eligible taxpayers will receive one-time tax refunds of up to $250 in fall 2022 if they file individually, and up to $500 s They’re filing jointly, according to Governor’s Office Glenn Youngkin.
To be eligible, taxpayers must file by November 1, 2022 and have had tax payable in 2021. Starting September 19, taxpayers can go to tax.virginia.gov/rebate and check their eligibility for this tax. single tax refund.
Rebates are processed “first in/first out,” according to the governor’s office. People who deposited before July 1 should expect their remittances to arrive in late October. Those who deposit between July 1 and November 1 will receive their refunds within four months of their deposit date.
Taxpayers who received state tax refunds by direct deposit this year will likely receive their one-time tax refunds by direct deposit to the same bank accounts. All other eligible taxpayers will receive their refunds by mailed paper check.
“As Virginians face high inflation and prices resulting from policies set in Washington, these one-time tax refunds will help families reduce the cost of living,” Governor Glenn Youngkin said. “Past administrations have overtaxed Virginians and by returning taxpayer dollars to the taxpayers of Virginia, we are ensuring that hard-working Virginians can keep more of their paychecks during these difficult economic times.”
If a taxpayer owes money to Virginia Tax, or another state or local agency, the Commonwealth will use that person’s tax refund to settle that debt before sending the taxpayer the remainder of the refund (so as the contact details of the agency that was owed), according to Youngkin’s office. In the event that a taxpayer owes more than the rebate amount, Virginia Tax will send the taxpayer a letter explaining the use of the rebate toward the debt, along with contact information for the agency that was owed.
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