Your assets are irrelevant if your income is sufficient. Your assets cannot be added to her assets. She did not understand her lawyer, or her lawyer is ignorant and should be changed.
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You will need to meet 125% of the poverty requirements and your taxes showing this should prove you make this amount.
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