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What are total household resources?
Total Household Resources (THR) are the total income (taxable and nontaxable) of both spouses or of a single person maintaining a household, excluding the following:
- net business and farm losses
- net rent and royalty losses
- any carryback or carryover for a net operating loss
Note: Gifts of cash and all payments made on your behalf in excess of $300 must be included in total household resources.
View a partial list of items included in total household resources. The list serves as a guide and is not intended to replace the law.
See Home Heating Credit And Shared Housing Situations for additional information.