WAG 15-05-01-b.

To determine countable monthly income for an active Family Assist, case, deduct:

  • allowable business expenses for self-employed persons (see PM 15-04-02-b);
  • up to $50 per month from current child support received (see PM 15-04-02-f); and
  • court ordered support that was actually paid to someone not in the unit (see PM 15-04-02-f).

In addition, deduct either:

  1. a 2/3 employment deduction; or
  2. the total of:
    • $90 employment deduction for each employed client,
    • earned income exemption (see PM 15-04-02-c for the appropriate amount), and
    • child care expenses due to employment (see PM 15-04-02-b).