Welcome to the automated SSI calculation worksheet!
This new product developed by Employment & Disability Institute faculty and web designers provides a unique computerized product and text companion that will explain each step in the SSI benefits calculation process and allow you to use the computerized version to provide proper calculations and results for your SSI clients attempting to make a return to work effort.
You will see that as you input your client's information, appropriate deductions will be taken automatically and will then pre-populate the fields requiring this information later in the process. ALL deductions and exclusions available to an SSI recipient are presented in the proper order to all for the best possible benefits and income estimates.
The calculations will not end with a new SSI award amount, but instead will inform your client of their total financial outlook for the month's income including both benefits and earnings.
This tool and companion text is being provided to you to assist your effort to provide correct and timely information to SSI recipients. It has been developed for Federal purposes and will only provide information using the current federal benefits rates. Any state providing a state supplement will need consider the impact of these mechanized calculations on their clients total benefit.
Please note that this tool is using 2017 figures and will be updated annually.
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