For changes reported at the REDE, make the change starting with the first month of the new 12-month approval period, except for reported additions to the SNAP household. The income reported at the REDE is used to prospectively determine eligibility and benefit amount for the new 12-month period, unless the client anticipates a change. If a change is anticipated use Best Estimate based on the client's statement.
A Mid-Point Reporting household must report when they receive a substantial lottery or gambling winning as a cash prize of $4,250 or more won in a single game at:
See PM 07-04-21 for substantial lottery or gambling winnings reported at REDE.
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