By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The $600 stimulus payments have been delayed for some taxpayers who used tax preparation services like H&R Block and TurboTax.

Customers say the payments were deposited in bank accounts they did not recognize.

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It turns out, the money was sent to the tax prep companies because those taxpayers used their 2019 tax refund to pay for the service.

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H&R Block said the second stimulus payments would be sent to customers by the end of Tuesday.

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