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modified adjusted gross income

I thought subsidies were available for anyone with incomes up to 400 percent of poverty level, but the calculators I’ve used say our family doesn’t qualify. Why?

I thought subsidies were available for anyone with incomes up to 400 percent of poverty level, but the calculators I’ve used say our family doesn’t qualify. Why?

April 7, 2020 – Q. Our family of three has an income of $62,000 (just over 300 percent of poverty level). I thought that subsidies were available for… Read more

What are the household income limits for ACA subsidies?

I am on Medicare and Social Security. My wife is self employed and needs insurance from the state exchange. How do we figure our household income?

April 2, 2020 – Q: I am on Medicare and Social Security, my wife recently became self-employed and needs insurance from the state exchange. How do we… Read more

We claim our son, but not our daughter, on our taxes. How are premium subsidies calculated for families like ours?

We claim our son, but not our daughter, on our taxes. How are premium subsidies calculated for families like ours?

November 3, 2019 – Q. My husband and I have two children. We claim our son on our taxes; he's in high school, lives at home and has a part-time job. Our 23… Read more