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adjusted gross income

With my income, I’m barely over the eligibility limit for a premium subsidy. Is there anything I can do to lower my income so I become eligible?

With my income, I’m barely over the eligibility limit for a premium subsidy. Is there anything I can do to lower my income so I become eligible?

September 23, 2019 – Q. With my current income, I am not eligible for a premium subsidy – but I'm just barely over the limit. Is there anything I can do to… Read more

I’m self-employed, so my AGI is dependent on my premium

My premium subsidy is dependent on my AGI. But I’m self-employed, so my AGI is dependent on my premium. Help!

September 18, 2018 – Q. Under the ACA, my insurance premium subsidy is dependent on adjusted gross income (AGI). But, for a self-employed person, AGI is… Read more

Is Social Security considered income when I’m enrolling in a plan through the exchange?

Is Social Security considered income when I’m enrolling in a plan through the exchange?

February 2, 2018 – Q. Is Social Security considered income when I’m enrolling in a plan through the exchange? A. Yes. Social Security income is included in… Read more

My doctor posted a sign saying she ‘doesn’t take Obamacare.’ What should I do?

My doctor posted a sign saying she ‘doesn’t take Obamacare.’ What should I do?

January 3, 2018 – Q. My doctor posted a sign saying she doesn't take Obamacare. What should I do? A. It depends on your relationship with your doctor. If… Read more