WAC 182-509-0355 MAGI income -- Gifts and inheritances.

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. A gift is property received by a person without work or cost on his or her part. An inheritance is property received by a person from the estate of a deceased person.
  2. The agency does not count as income to a person any gifts or inheritances, whether cash or noncash, received by the person, except that the agency does count as income to a person any income from any gift or inheritance.
  3. The agency does not count as income to a person any amounts paid on behalf of that person to any person who provides medical care (as defined in Internal Revenue Code Section 213(d)) to that person.

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