Shared Living Toolkit Now Addresses Tax Treatment of Wages

Posted by [email protected] on 01/03/2018 12:00 am  

In January, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2014-7, which addressed what the IRS has for decades called Difficulty of Care (DoC) Payments. Under Section 131 of the IRS Code, a DoC was (and still is) “compensation to a foster care provider for the additional care required...

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Meet Steve: NY Resident, Movie Buff, and Self-Advocate

Posted by [email protected] on 12/21/2017 12:00 am  

Every once in a while, we come across a story and we just can’t stop smiling. Steve’s story is one of those. SimplyHome is honored to be a part of Steve’s quest for more independence in his community. Steve accepts services from Wildwood Programs in NY. One day, as part of an in-d...

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TAC: Affordable Housing for People with Disabilities - A Worsening Crisis

Posted by [email protected] on 12/13/2017 12:00 am  

The tenth edition of the Priced Out: The Housing Crisis for People with Disabilities report, released today by TAC and our partners at the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities Housing Task Force, once again demonstrates that non-elderly adults with disabilities who rely on Supplemental Security...

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