HOW MUCH WILL BE TAKEN FROM MY BENEFIT?

The amount of benefit reduction depends on the type of assistance and the type of overpayment that occurred.  For a food assistance overpayment due to client or agency error, benefits will be reduced by 10%.  For overpayments due to fraud, benefits are reduced by 20%. Any overpayment in cash benefits is a 5 % benefit reduction. There is no benefit reduction on Medicaid overpayments.

Question: 
HOW MUCH WILL BE TAKEN FROM MY BENEFIT?