Eligibility – Income & Resources

AFS Handbook information – Eligibility – Income & Resources

Child Support Calculator Overview

Overview of information regarding the Child Support Calculator

UpdatedIncome – Earned Income Handling Checklist

Steps to handling earned income.

Income – Bonus Income Examples

Bonus that will not recur Client applied on April 25. She started a new job on March 20 and received her first weekly paycheck on April 8 and her second on April 22. She provided both checks. The April 8 check includes a sign on bonus of $500. This is a one-time bonus which will […]

Income – Bonus Income Determination & Calculation

Key Points in Determining and Calculating Bonus Income Look for bonus income on paystubs (in current pay period or year to date (YTD). It may or may be not labeled “bonus”. It may be listed as “incentive”, “other” or a company term like “MyShare”, etc. Determine what kind of bonus it is, and if it […]

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Lump Sum Payment

Lump sum payment – is a payment based on an accumulation of income and payments.


Exemption – this may be an income or resource disregard or an exception from a program requirement.

ACES Overview

ACES stands for Automated Caseload Evaluation System.