For those individuals receiving SSI or Medicaid, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its Spousal Impoverishment Standards for 2018.
Minimum Community Spouse Resource Allowance: $24,720
Maximum Community Spouse Resource Allowance: $123,600
Maximum Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance: $3,090
The minimum monthly maintenance needs allowance for the lower 48 states remains $2,030 ($2,536.25 for Alaska and $2,333.75 for Hawaii) until July 1, 2018.
Home Equity Limits:
Income cap Limit $2,250
For CMS’s complete chart of the 2018 SSI and Spousal Impoverishment Standards, see the below link.