WAC 182-509-0345 MAGI income -- Income from employment and training programs.

Effective January 9, 2014.

For purposes of determining eligibility for modified adjusted gross income (MAGI)–based Washington apple health (WAH) (see WAC 182-509-0300):

  1. The agency excludes income received from the following programs:
    1. Payments issued under the Workforce Investment Act (WIA);
    2. Payments issued under the National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993. This includes payments made through the AmeriCorps program;
    3. Payments issued under Title I of the Domestic Volunteer Act of 1973, such as VISTA, AmeriCorps VISTA, University Year for Action, and Urban Crime Prevention Program; and
    4. All payments issued under Title II of the Domestic Volunteer Act of 1973. These include:
      1. Retired senior volunteer program (RSVP);
      2. Foster grandparents program; and
      3. Senior companion program.
  2. The agency counts training allowances from vocational and rehabilitative programs as earned income when:
    1. The program is recognized by federal, state, or local governments;
    2. The allowance is not a reimbursement; and
    3. The person is required to file a U.S. tax return and the IRS considers the income to be taxable.

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