Legal Aid Income Pre-qualification Calculator

Legal Aid Income Prequalification Calculator
Step 1
Step 2
Select Your Household Size
Input Your Gross Income / Mo.
Or, Input Your Gross Income / Yr.

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Legal Aid Income Prequalification Calculator


Webmasters may use the calculator free of charge by including the code below into the html of their website. You must include the hyperlink to without modification.


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  • The income qualification limit is based upon the HHS Federal Poverty Guidelines. The default factor is 1.25% the limit based upon income and family size. You can change that percent in the calculation below by modifying the code in RED 0.25. For example, if you want it to be 150% you would change 0.25 to 0.50. 
  • The default title is in RED "Legal Aid Income Prequalification Calculator". You may change this by replacing the title that's highlighted in RED in the code below.
  • You must not remove as the source of the Calculator, which appears as a link directly below the Calculator.

Copy and paste the code in-between the lines below.

<script src=""></script>
<style type="text/css">
    background: #00ff00 !important;
    background: #ff9900 !important;
<script type="text/javascript">
$(document).ready(function(){var guidlines=[11490,15510,19530,23550,27570,31590,35610,39630];function calculate(){var size=jQuery('select[name=household_size]').val(),size=guidlines[size-1],year=jQuery('input[name=annual_income]').val(),qual=size+size*0.25,result=year<qual;year&&jQuery('.result').text(result?'Qualified':'Not Qualified').addClass(result?'green':'red').removeClass(result?'red':'green');return result}jQuery('#prequalCalulator').change(function(event){var,;tn=='annual_income'?jQuery('input[name=monthly_income]').val(tv/12):tn=='monthly_income'?jQuery('input[name=annual_income]').val(tv*12):'';calculate()});$("#prequalCalulator").submit(function(event){event.preventDefault();calculate()});});

<form id="prequalCalulator">
<div style="width:400px;border:1px solid #000;background:#ababab;margin:0;padding:0;">
    <div style="text-align:center;font-weight:bold;color:#000;padding:2px;">xLegal Aid Income Prequalification Calculator</div>
    <div style="text-align:center;width:100px;border-top:1px solid #000;border-bottom:1px solid #000;float:left;color:#000;background:#fff;padding:2px;">Step 1</div>
    <div style="text-align:center;width:200px;border:1px solid #000;float:left;color:#000;background:#fff;padding:2px;">Step 2</div>
    <div style="text-align:center;border-top:1px solid #000;border-bottom:1px solid #000;color:#000;background:#fff;padding:2px;">Result</div>
    <div style="clear:both;"></div>
    <div style="border-right:1px solid #000;width:309px;float:left;">
        <div style="width:100px;background:#fff;border-right:1px solid #000;padding:2px;float:left;height:30px;font:11px Trebuchet,Tahoma,Verdana,Arial;">Select Your Household Size</div>
        <div style="width:100px;background:#fff;border-right:1px solid #000;padding:2px;float:left;height:30px;font:11px Trebuchet,Tahoma,Verdana,Arial;">Input Your Gross Income / Mo.</div>
        <div style="width:95px;background:#fff;padding:2px;float:left;height:30px;font:11px Trebuchet,Tahoma,Verdana,Arial;">Or, Input Your Gross Income / Yr.</div>
        <div style="clear:left;"></div>
        <div style="text-align:center;width:100px;background:#fff;border-right:1px solid #000;border-top:1px solid #000;padding:2px;float:left;height:25px;">
            <select name="household_size">
            <option value="1">1</option>
<option value="2">2</option>
<option value="3">3</option>
<option value="4">4</option>
<option value="5">5</option>
<option value="6">6</option>
<option value="7">7</option>
<option value="8">8</option>
        <div style="text-align:center;width:100px;background:#fff;border-right:1px solid #000;border-top:1px solid #000;padding:2px;float:left;height:25px;">
            $<input type="text" name="monthly_income" value="" size="7">
        <div style="text-align:center;width:95px;background:#fff;border-top:1px solid #000;padding:2px;float:left;height:25px">
            $<input type="text" name="annual_income" value="" size="7">
    <div class="result" style="text-align:center;padding:2px;color:#000;background:#fff;margin-left:309px;height:60px;vertical-align:middle;display:table-cell;width: 86px;"></div>
    <div style="clear:both;"></div>
    <div style="text-align:center;padding:5px;border-top:1px solid #000;">
        <input type="submit" value="Calculate">
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