FAA5.B Cash Assistance Income Maximum Test (AFIM) : 02 Cash Assistance Income Maximum Test - Overview
02 Cash Assistance Income Maximum Test - Overview
To be eligible for cash payments, CA participants must be prospectively eligible.
 
To be prospectively eligible a CA budgetary unit must pass each of the following income tests:
 
CA Income Maximum Test
CA Need Standard Income Test
CA Payment Standard Income Test
 
CA budgetary units may be prospectively eligible, but may not be eligible to receive a cash payment (eligible no pay) or they may be payment ineligible.
 
Policy and procedure for income maximum tests are outlined as follows: