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Covered California plans pair well with Health Savings Accounts

31 December 2014

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HSAs can be used to lower your MAGI and qualify for better cost assistance on the Health Insurance Marketplace, this makes high deductible Silver plans very attractive. We highly recommend using a Health Savings Account (HSA) if your plan has an annual deductible of more than $1,300 for self-only coverage or $2,600 for family coverage. Health Savings […]

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Are Health Insurance Premiums Tax Deductible?

19 December 2014

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Every day I hear small business owners, entrepreneurs, and free-lancers ask, “are health insurance premiums tax deductible?” The rules about when health insurance premiums are tax deductible can be confusing. Whether you are an individual, self-employed worker, or small business owner, here is a simple breakdown about when health insurance premiums are tax deductible. As […]

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Covered California deadline looms

8 December 2014

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By Tom Kisken, Ventura County Star, Calif. Tribune Content Agency Dec. 07–Covered California’s first deadline falls at the stroke of midnight Dec. 15. People who meet the cutoff and enroll in a health insurance plan will have coverage effective New Year’s Day. People who are already insured through Covered California but changing plans should have […]

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5 Social Security changes coming in 2015

20 November 2014

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Social Security recipients will receive 1.7 percent bigger checks in 2015, the Social Security Administration announced last week. And some groups of workers will begin receiving benefit statements in the mail with a list of taxes paid and an estimate of their future retirement benefit. Here’s a look at the new Social Security benefits, taxes […]

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How Much is the Obamacare Penalty? What You’ll Pay For Not Having Health Insurance

14 November 2014

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This Saturday is the start of open enrollment for Covered California Healthcare Coverage. If you need health insurance and/or have any questions please feel to call me at 909-570-1103. Don’t get penalized, it is a lot more than you think, see image below: via:NerdWallet Health The cost of the Obamacare penalty in 2014 If you […]

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