TN 74 (06-97)
SI 00830.310 VA Clothing Allowance
20 CFR 416.1103
A lump sum clothing allowance is payable in August of each year to a veteran with a service-connected disability for which a prosthetic or orthopedic appliance (including a wheelchair) is used. The allowance is intended to help defray the increased cost of clothing due to wear and tear caused by the use of such appliances.
A VA clothing allowance is not income (SI 00815.050, Medical and Social Services).
Accept the individual's allegation concerning a VA clothing allowance. No further development is required.