Reporting Income Changes – Vouchers

SECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PARTICIPANTS

ALL CHANGES OF INCOME MUST BE REPORTED WITHIN 10 BUSINESS DAYS

HOW DO I REPORT AN INCOME CHANGE?

All changes must be reported in writing. Call the office to request the CHANGE OF CIRCUMSTANCE form (360) 423-3490.

CAN I JUST CALL THE HOUSING AUTHORITY TO REPORT MY CHANGE?

No. All changes must be reported in writing using the CHANGE OF CIRCUMSTANCE form.

LIST OF DOCUMENTS COMMONLY REQUIRED FOR A CHANGE OF INCOME:

INCOME DOCUMENTS:
PAYSTUBS (3 MONTHS)
PRINT OUT FROM EMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION
PRINT OUT FROM LABOR AND INDUSTRIES
PRINT OUT FROM CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT
PRINT OUT FROM SOCIAL SECURITY
PRINT OUT FROM DSHS (PUBLIC ASSISTANCE, TANF)
PRINT OUT FROM COLLEGE FOR STUDENT LOANS / GRANTS
TITLE OR REGISTRATION OF VEHICLE PURCHASED IN LAST YEAR
CURRENT MAILED BANK STATEMENT ( 1 MONTH ONLY)
BONDS OR CD’S
PRINT OUT OF LUMP SUM MONIES (i.e. INHERITANCES)

EXPENSE DOCUMENTS:
PRINT OUT FROM CHILD CARE EXPENSES
PRINT OUT / RECEIPTS FOR OUT OF POCKET MEDICAL EXPENSES (Elderly and/or Disabled Participants only)

IN ORDER FOR THE PROGRAM COORDINATOR TO ADJUST THE FOLLOWING MONTH’S RENT, PARTICIPANTS MUST SUBMIT THE CHANGE OF CIRCUMSTANCE FORM BEFORE THE 20th OF THE MONTH.

WHERE DO I TURN IN MY PAPERWORK?

Paperwork may be left in the black box on the left side of the front porch of the Kelso Housing Authority's Main Office at 1415 S. 10th Ave, Kelso.