TN 5 (04-90)

RS 01301.205 One-Half Support — Spouse or Surviving Spouse Cases - Spouses Not Living Together

Procedure

If the husband and wife were not living together during the period in question, ascertain the claimant spouse's individual income exclusive of the NH's contributions. If the amount contributed by the NH equals or exceeds the claimant spouse's individual income, he/she is receiving one-half support from the NH.

CAUTION: Consider the entire support picture. See RS 01301.186 when the claimant alleges own income is not used for own support.

Reference

See RS 01301.020 - Considering the Period in Determining Support for Stepchildren.


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RS 01301.205 - One-Half Support -- Spouse or Surviving Spouse Cases - Spouses Not Living Together - 01/24/2017
Batch run: 01/24/2017
Rev:01/24/2017