2016 Medicaid Income and Resources Allowances


By Moriah Adamo and

As of January 1, 2016 Medicaid Income and Resources Allowances will increase as follows:

INSTITUTIONALIZED INDIVIDUALS

Resource Allowance:

$ 14,850.00

Income Allowance:

$ 50.00

Maximum Community Spouse Resource Allowance:

$ 119,200.00

Community Spouse Income Allowance:

$ 2,980.50

INDIVIDUALS IN THE COMMUNITY

Single Individual Resource Allowance:

$ 14,850.00

Married Couple Resource Allowance (Both Applying)

$ 21,750.00

Individual Income Allowance:

$ 825.00

Married Couple Income Allowance (Both Applying)

$ 1,209.00

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