Pol-0110-1 Terminating Eligibility for Benefits Due to Income

Effective date: 4/1/2019

See also: WAC 110-15-0110

Revisions: Policy Manual Revision Log

Policy

This policy relates to determining when to terminate benefits because the consumer reported the household income has increased to above 85% of the state median income (SMI).

  1. Consumers that report a temporary increase in income will have their benefits terminated when the temporary increase results in an annualized income that is over 85% SMI.  The annualized income is calculated by using the income anticipated to be received within the eligibility period.