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Lifeline Guidelines

Guidelines

2013 Federal Poverty Guidelines

Size of Family Unit FPG 135%
1 $11,490 $15,512
2 $15,510 $20,939
3 $19,530 $26,366
4 $23,550 $31,793
5 $27,570 $37,220
6 $31,590 $42,647
7 $35,610 $48,074
8 $39,630 $53,501
For each additional person, add $4,020 $5,427

Documentation 

Acceptable documentation of income eligibility includes:

  • The prior year's state, federal, or tribal tax return
  • Current income statement from employer or paycheck stubs
  • Social Security statement of benefits
  • Veterans Administration statement of benefits
  • Retirement/pension statement of benefits
  • Unemployment/Workmen's Compensation statement of benefits, federal or tribal notice letter of participation in General Assistance
  • Divorce decree, child support, or other official document.

If you provide documentation that does not cover a full year, you must submit 3 consecutive months of the same document issued within the previous 12 months.