Providers’ IHSS Payments Excluded From Gross Income

Providers’ IHSS Payments Excluded From Gross Income Update:Read the new Q&A’s the IRS posted on February 23, 2015 by clicking the following linkCertain Medicaid Waiver Payments May Be Excludable From Income (Per IRS Notice 2014 – 7) For those families receiving IHSS as a result of a Medicaid Waiver, the income you earn by providing in-home care to a disabled person can be excluded from gross income. The IRS has…

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CalFresh Decision

CalFresh Decision This is the first successful appeal that I am aware of involving the exemption of MediCaid Waiver IHSS (via IRS 2014-7) for purposes of qualifying for the Cal Fresh program. In this case, the claimant argued that the disabled child was already excluded from the Cal Fresh calculation as he received SSI, therefore the difficulty of care payment (the IHSS income) should be excluded from the household’s income…

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