ALTCS uses some specific numbers in their community spouse monthly income allowance calculation. The numbers used in the calculation change three times a year. Effective October 1, 2015, the following numbers changed:

$ 271.00 Standard Utility Allowance; this amount will be effective until September 30, 2016.

Not sure if these changes affect your loved one’s case? Call 480-464-4968 to speak to a consultant who can run your numbers through our form to find out your loved one’s new Share of Cost and his/her spouse’s allowance effective October 2015.

Hoping you have a wonderful holiday season!

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2015 October ALTCS Community Spouse Share of Cost Calculation change