The TANF program provides assistance and work opportunities to needy families by granting
the States Federal funds to develop and implement their own welfare programs. We may
disclose certain non-tax return information, including verification of Social Security
Numbers (SSN), to State agencies that administer the TANF program under the health
maintenance and income maintenance routine use, cited in a number of our systems of
records, including but not limited to the following:
60-0058—Master Files of SSN Holders and SSN Applications System;
60-0090—Master Beneficiary Record; and
60-0103—Supplemental Security Income Record and Special Veterans Benefits System.
We may also disclose certain tax return information covered by the Earnings Recording
and Self-Employment Income System (60-0059) system of record to State agencies that
administer the TANF program pursuant to Section 6103(l)(7) of the Internal Revenue Code.
For information regarding the verification of SSNs, see GN 03325.002.
For information about disclosing tax return information, see GN 03314.002 and GN 03320.015.