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What is the purpose of a plan to achieve self-support?

What is the purpose of a plan to achieve self-support?

PASS lets a disabled individual set aside money and things he or she owns to pay for items or services needed to achieve a specific work goal. The objective of the PASS is to help disabled individuals find employment that reduces or eliminates SSI or SSDI benefits.

What is Self-Support Work?

Under an approved Plan to Achieve Self-Support, an individual may set aside income and/or resources to pay for education or training, job coaching or other support services, transportation, job-related items, equipment needed to start a business, or just about anything else needed to achieve an occupational goal.

How much can my car be worth on SSI?

The SSA is not concerned with the value of the vehicle. Owning one $20,000 car won’t count hurt you. However, owning two cars that are valued at just over $1,000 will count against you. While that may seem odd, keep in mind that they are looking at this as if you could sell excess assets in order to pay bills, etc.

How much money can you make and still get SSI 2020?

In general, the income limit for SSI is the federal benefit rate (FBR), which is $794 per month for an individual and $1,191 per month for a couple in 2021. Remember, though, that not all income is countable, and so you can earn more than $794 per month and still qualify for SSI (more on this below).

Can you use pass on SSDI?

Yes. SSDI counts as income for the PASS program. If you can afford to do so, you are allowed to set aside all but $20 of your monthly SSDI benefits in your PASS.

What is an ABLE Account SSI?

An ABLE Account is a tax-advantaged savings account that allows individuals with disabilities to save and invest money for disability-related expenses (called Qualified Disability Expenses, or QDEs) without losing eligibility for certain means-tested public benefits programs, such as Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition …

What does it mean to self support?

Definition of self-support : independent support of oneself or itself.

What is self supportive attitudes?

a : meeting one’s needs by one’s own efforts or output.

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