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How Iowans can track their coronavirus stimulus checks

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DES MOINES, Iowa — With so much talk about the government stimulus check, you might be wondering when yours will arrive.

Checks can be received by mail or via direct deposit into your bank account, simply depending on how you have filed your tax returns over the last several years.

The IRS has launched an online tool that allows you to see when you will receive your check.

Local 5 walks you through the steps, but you may need to have some of your 2018 or 2019 tax information on hand! 

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