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We are still in the process of updating PaymentAccuracy.gov with 2014 data. In the meantime, improper payment information for specific programs can be found in each agency’s financial report.

Improper Payment Amounts (FYs 2004-2013)

Program Name 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) $22B $12B $11B $11B $10B $31B $30B $29B $30B $36B
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) $3B $3B $3B $4B $5B $5B $5B $5B $5B $4B
Retirement, Survivors & Disability Insurance (RSDI) $2B $4B $3B $3B $2B $3B $3B $5B $3B $2B
Unemployment Insurance (UI) $4B $3B $3B $3B $4B $12B $17B $14B $10B $6B
Medicare Advantage (Part C) $7B $12B $14B $12B $13B $12B
Medicaid $19B $18B $23B $22B $19B $14B
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) $2B $1B $2B $2B $2B $2B $2B $2B $3B $3B
School Lunch $1B $1B $2B $1B $2B $2B $2B
Other Programs $2B $3B $6B $5B $9B $7B $7B $6B $7B $8B
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) $10B $11B $11B $11B $12B $12B $17B $15B $13B $15B
Pell Grants $1B $1B $1B $1B $1B $1B $1B
Public Housing / Rental Assistance $2B $1B $1B $2B $1B $1B $1B $1B $1B $1B
Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit (Part D) $2B $2B $2B