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Low-Income Californians Could Receive One-Time $600 Relief Payment From State

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Gov. Gavin Newsom and state legislators have announced an agreement on a $9.6 billion coronavirus relief plan.

It includes $600 payments to low-income taxpayers who earn $30,000 a year or less.

Also eligible: Undocumented workers and those who file their taxes with an Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN).

The payments will be sent out after those who are eligible file their 2020 taxes.

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The agreement also includes $2 billion in grants for small businesses impacted by the pandemic.

State legislators are expected to vote on this package in the coming weeks.