.02 NA Homeless Shelter Deduction
AZTECS allows the NA homeless shelter deduction instead of the excess shelter deduction when it is to the benefit of the budgetary unit. (See Homeless Shelter Amount) Budgetary units that meet both of the following are eligible to receive the deduction:
 
Meet the definition of homeless
Incur a shelter expense
 
AZTECS compares the excess shelter deduction to the NA Homeless Shelter Deduction and allows the greater amount when the following criteria are met:
 
Y is keyed in the HOMELESS field on INDA
Shelter costs and actual utility expenses are keyed on EXNS