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Personal income is the income received by persons from all sources—that is, from participation in production and from current transfer receipts from both government and business. “Persons” consists of individuals, nonprofit institutions that primarily serve households, private noninsured welfare funds, and private trust funds. Personal income is calculated as compensation of employees, received; proprietors’ income with IVA and CCAdj; rental income of persons with CCAdj; personal income receipts on assets; and personal current transfer receipts; less contributions for
government social insurance.
Disposable personal income is personal income less personal current taxes. It is the income available to persons for spending or saving.
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