Exchange Subsidy Availability Expanded in 2014 Due to Technical Difficulties

Provided by GCG Financial Inc.

Beginning in 2014, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) made health insurance subsidies available through the Exchanges, in the form of premium tax credits and cost-sharing reductions, to help eligible individuals purchase health insurance through an Exchange. By reducing a taxpayer’s out-of-pocket costs, the subsidies were designed to make coverage through an Exchange more affordable.

Source: Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

 

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