Department of Human Services

Food Stamp Online  Policy Manual

Treatment of Income - Standards

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STANDARDS OF NEED/INCOME

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This section discusses and illustrates in table form the standard of need and income in the Food Stamp Program.

 

Tables I through VII show the income standards, food stamp coupon allotment (Thrifty Food Plan), standard income deduction, maximum shelter and dependent care deductions, and standard utility/telephone allowances to be used in the Food Stamp Program to determine eligibility and level of benefits.

 

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