Pfeifer Insurance Brokers Blog: medi-cal
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017I have been receiving a lot of questions about who qualifies for a premium subsidy based upon their household income. Fortunately Covered California provides this Federal Poverty Level Chart to explain just that. The best way to explain how to read the chart is through an example: READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 April 30 -- Last Chance to Avoid Tax Penalties for Failure to be Insured in 2015 When you filed your federal tax return for 2014 -- sometime before April 15, 2014 -- you may have realized for the first time that failure to have purchased health insurance in 2014 subjected you to a special tax penalty, known to tax lawyers as a "shared responsibility payment. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, December 16, 2014Covered California recognized that there were a lot of problems with their website which prevented people from being able to complete their applications by the deadline. I personally helped people who could not verify their identity, had their income deleted from their application, were incorrect... READ MORE >>
Monday, January 20, 2014A lot of people want to know if they should be on Medi-Cal or a Covered California Premium Assistance Plan. This Chart explains what the income requirements are for each. It was taken from the Covered California Website. If you are Medi-Cal eligible, then you are not eligible for Covered California Premium Assistance. READ MORE >>