Determine total monthly income by adding together:
- total prospective gross earned income and
- total prospective gross unearned income.
See PM 08-01-02 for earned income deductions.
Exempt the following income when determining eligibility:
- Income diverted to meet the needs of ineligible family members not included in the TANF unit.
- All earned income of a dependent child.
- All Job Corps income of a dependent child.
- All WIA unearned income, i.e., need-based payments, cash assistance, compensation in lieu of wages, and allowances through the WIA.
- Income from college work-study or AmeriCorp VISTA.
- Supportive Service Payments.
- All unearned income listed as exempt (see PM 08-01-07).