Changes to How CARES Worker Web Counts Subsidized Employment Income in the Child Care Budget for TEMP, TMJ, and TJ

Proposed Guidance Documentation

The purpose of this memo is to:
1. Inform local agency and state staff about changes to CARES Worker Web (CWW) and Wisconsin Shares Child Care Subsidy policy to include the unsubsidized portion of wages paid to individuals that are enrolled in the Wisconsin Works (W-2) Trial
Employment Match Program (TEMP), Transform Milwaukee Jobs (TMJ) program, and Transitional Jobs (TJ) program in the Child Care budget; and

2. Announce associated policy changes in the W-2 Manual and the TMJ and TJ Manual to support Wisconsin Shares verification requirements.
Note: There are no changes to how subsidized employment income will be counted when determining W-2 financial eligibility.

Official Memo Number

17-J6

Memo File