Brief Initial TANF Income Eligibility Thresholds
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Under TANF there is extremely wide variation across the states in the maximum amount of earnings that a family can have and still become eligible for cash aid -- an amount referred to as the initial eligibility threshold.
Research Areas Social safety net
Tags Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) State programs, budgets
Policy Centers Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population