CHILD CARE MANUAL

2010.045.10.15 Monetary Gifts and Special Income Circumstances

Income received in certain circumstances and non-recurring cash gifts are excluded when determining the household’s financial eligibility for Child Care Subsidy.

  1. Monetary gifts received for holidays, birthdays, and, graduations, which do not exceed the Temporary Assistance Consolidated Standard – Percentage of Need (for the household size) in a month, are excluded from consideration when budgeting income of the household.
  2. Earnings of a child in the household who is attending school are excluded as income to the eligibility unit.
  3. Income received as a payee/guardian for a non-household member is excluded.
  4. Income of adult children of the parent, specified relative, or guardian not included in the eligibility unit is excluded.