5 CFR 831.1404 - Financial hardship.
Financial hardship may be deemed to exist in—but not limited to—those situations where the annuitant from whom collection is sought needs substantially all of his/her current income and liquid assets to meet current ordinary and necessary living expenses and liabilities.
(a) Considerations. Some pertinent considerations in determining whether recovery would cause financial hardship are as follows:
(2) Income to other family member(s), if such member's ordinary and necessary living expenses are included in expenses reported by the annuitant.
Title 5 published on 2014-01-01
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