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FY2009 Annual Report Table 98
December 1, 2009
|Federal OFFSET PROGRAM||Amount||% of Total|
|Source: Federal Parent Locator Service (FPLS).|
|1 Tax Offsets are based on intercepts of Federal Tax Refunds, while Administrative Offsets are based on intercepts of certain federal payments such as vendor and miscellaneous payments (e.g., expense reimbursement payments and travel payments) and federal retirement payments. The Tax and Administrative figures add up to the Total figures and include both TANF and Non-TANF.|
|2 The TANF and Non-TANF figures add up to the Total figures and include both Tax and Administrative Offsets.|
3 A certified case may be representative of an individual debt or an accumulation of TANF or non-TANF debts. The criteria for certification of a debt for Federal Income Tax Refund Offset are as follows:
In TANF or Title IV-E foster care cases: the amount of past-due support must be at least $150.
In Non-TANF or Medicaid-only cases: the amount of past-due support must be at least $500.
The criteria for certification of a debt for Administrative Offset is the amount of past-due support must be at least $25.
|Total Net Collections||$2,191,021,733|
|Tax Offset 1||$2,071,699,239||94.6%|
|Administrative Offset 1||$119,322,494||5.4%|
|Total Number of Offsets and Percent of Total||2,067,432|
|Tax Offset 1||1,596,159||77.2%|
|Administrative Offset 1||471,273||22.8%|
|Total Certified Caseload (As of End of the PY)||7,942,244|
|TANF Cases 3||2,948,714||37.1%|
|Non-TANF Cases 3||4,993,530||62.9%|
|Total Certified Arrearages (As of End of the PY)||$106,081,630,501|