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Veterans' income

Disability compensation, military allotments, servicemen dependent allowances, and similar payments are unearned income.

Countable Income

Determine the household's gross monthly income from these sources.

Verification

Use the client's award letter or other documentation of the client's gross monthly income. You may call 1-800-827-1000 to confirm Veterans Affairs income. Veterans' income counts as unearned income.

FACS Coding

Code the gross monthly of disability compensation in F91, and select either compensation or pension in the F92 Veteran Indicator dropdown.

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 For military allotment, select "Military allotment" in the F99 dropdown box, and enter the gross monthly pay amount in F98 field.

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For servicemen dependent allowances, select "Other counted unearned income not described above in F99, and enter the gross monthly pay amount in F98.

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