This will be a frustrating tax season for a lot of reasons. But the overarching concern for millions of Americans will be how to claim their stimulus payments.

And it’s all going to come down to what people put on Line 30 on their tax form. That’s the line on Page 2 where you claim the “Recovery Rebate Credit,” better known to struggling households as the stimulus payment.

Here’s what you need to know about claiming a stimulus payment on your tax return this year.

What to know

  • Can you recap the amounts of the stimulus payments?
  • Who has to fill in Line 30?
  • What exactly do I put on Line 30?
  • I can’t recall how much I received. How do I verify my payment?
  • How can I get a replacement notice if I’ve lost it or never received one?