Government benefits such as Social Security, Railroad Retirement, Unemployment Insurance, Supplementary Unemployment Assistance, and Veteran's Benefits are budgeted as nonexempt income. See PM 22-06-06 for a Social Security death benefit spent on a funeral and/or burial.
Weekly Federal Additional Compensation Payments (FAC) for Unemployment Compensation payments authorized by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 are exempt income.
Nongovernment benefits such as private pensions and union benefits are budgeted as nonexempt income.
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