Decreased Benefits
When a CA to TPEP conversion results in a decrease to the benefit amount for prior system months, refer the case for an overpayment.
A CA to TPEP conversion may result in a decreased benefit amount for the current system month. When the decrease occurs only because of the addition of a new participant's income, determine whether time allows for NOAA requirements. The following apply:
Decrease benefits the first month possible.
An overpayment does not exist when there are fewer than ten days before the benefit is available.