ABLE Account Decision Guide Series
Understanding ABLE Account Savings and Public Benefits
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Assisted Programs
HUD funds a range of public and subsidized housing programs.
HUD Program Eligibility and ABLE Assets
→ABLE account balance not counted. See Treatment of ABLE Accounts in HUD-Assisted Programs, Notice PIH 2019-09 (April 26, 2019) (lists the many HUD-assisted programs affected by policy).
HUD Program Eligibility and ABLE Distributions
→ABLE distributions not counted as income. See Treatment of ABLE Accounts in HUD-Assisted Programs, Notice PIH 2019-09 (April 26, 2019).
Note: Our ABLE Decision Guide Series is designed as an aid to decision making as it relates to establishing and using an ABLE account. This document does not cover every possible issue related to the topic and is not a substitute to more in-depth analysis that may be required in some cases.