A-1430, Standard Deduction

A—1430 Standard Deduction

Revision 15-4; Effective October 1, 2015


The standard deduction is budgeted as shown in C-121.1, Deduction Amounts, for each household.

Medical Programs except TP 45

All households receive the standard MAGI income disregard listed in C-131.4, Standard MAGI Income Disregard, by MAGI household size. This disregard is equal to five percentage points of the Federal Poverty Income Limit (FPIL) and is applied when calculating MAGI household income, as explained in A-1341, Income Limits and Eligibility Tests, Medical Programs, Step 4.