GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — If you paid taxes in Colorado for 2021 you have a $750 check coming to you in the mail.

If you file your taxes jointly then your check will be $1,500.

In speaking with Governor Polis he said the people of Colorado need this money now. Even though gas prices have been trending down as of late, the effects of inflation are still being felt.

Polis said the checks are being sent out now and you should receive them in two weeks.

But if two weeks has come and gone and you still haven’t gotten your check go to .