461-160-0160    Effective 04/01/17
Earned Income Deduction; REF, REFM, and TANF

  1. In the REF and REFM programs, the earned income deduction authorized in this division of rules is allowed for each person in the financial group who has earned income. The earned income deduction is 50 percent of the client's gross earned income including self-employment income.

  2. In the TANF program:

    1. For a self-employed client participating in the microenterprise component of the JOBS program, the earned income deduction for income earned in the microenterprise is 50 percent of the client's countable income calculated pursuant to OAR 461-145-0920 and 461-145-0930.

    2. For all other income, the earned income deduction is 50 percent of the client's gross earned income, including self-employment income.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 412.049
Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.010, 411.060, 412.049

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