The plan would provide direct payments to taxpayers, jobless benefits and a $500 billion fund to assist distressed businesses, with oversight requirements demanded by Democrats. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/25/us/politics/coronavirus-senate-deal.html The deal is set to include a range of far-reaching provisions. Everything from $1,200 government checks for individuals to hundreds of billions of dollars to fight the crisis are included. https://finance.yahoo.com/news/coronavirus-2-trillion-stimulus-deal-for-businesses-080739448.html Updated 28th of March: President Trump Signs $2.2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Package Into Law. Here's Whats In It Direct payments to Americans American taxpayers earning up to $75,000 will receive $1,200, and couples earning up to $150,000 will receive $2,400. Beyond those amounts, payments will decrease for individuals earning up to $99,000 and couples earning $198,000. Every child in single- and two-parent households earning less than $198,000 will also receive a $500 payment. The payments will be based on 2019 tax returns – or 2018 if those were the last returns filed. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has said the payments will be in the form of direct deposit and, if the House approves the bill and Trump signs it, will be sent within three weeks.