- The substantial gainful activity amount for 2006 is $860/month.
- The trail work period monthly amount for 2006 is $620/month. For a self-employed individual, if the individual's earnings are not over $860/month, SSA will consider that the individual was performing substantial gainful activity if the individual worked more than 80 hours in a month.
- The monthly earned income exclusion for students who receive SSI for 2006 is $1,460, and the annual exclusion is $5,910.
All of the above amounts will be adjusted each year.
This information is provided by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission.