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Update to Treatment of Tax Credits and Refunds

This operations memo provides income maintenance (IM) agencies with information about how to treat the Child Tax Credit, which will become available in the form of advance payments later in 2021, for the BadgerCare Plus, Medicaid, Caretaker Supplement, and FoodShare programs. In addition, this memo announces changes and clarifications to the treatment of federal income tax refunds and other income tax credits for these programs.

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June 10, 2021
Last revised December 16, 2022