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Pension

Survivors Pension Rate Tables - Effective 12/1/02

 

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Survivors Pension Rate Table 
Surviving Spouse/Child(ren) - Alone or With the Other


Date of Cost-of-Living Increase: 12-01-2002
Increase Factor: 1.014%
Standard Medicare Deduction: $58.70


Maximum Annual Pension Rate (MAPR) Category Amount
MAPR Without Dependent Child $6,497
To be deducted, medical expenses must exceed 5% of MAPR or $324
MAPR With One Dependent Child $8,507
To be deducted, medical expenses must exceed 5% of MAPR or $425
Housebound Without Dependents $7,942
Housebound Wih One Dependent $9,948
A&A Without Dependents $10,387
A&A Without Dependents (SAW Veteran's Surviving Spouse) $11,058
A&A With One Dependent $12,393
A&A With One Dependent (SAW Veteran's Surviving Spouse) $13,063
SBP/MIW Annuity Limitatation $6,497
Add for Each Additional Child $1,653
MAPR FOR CHILD ALONE $1,653
Child Earned Income Exclusion effective 1/1/2000 $7,200
(38 CFR §3.272(j)(1)) effective 1/1/2001 $7,450
  effective 1/1/2002 $7,700
  effective 1/1/2003 $7,950