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What is the American Rescue Plan? A guide to new 2021 health insurance prices

Congress has passed the American Rescue Plan, a piece of legislation aimed at providing direct relief to the American people and the American economy. This new legislation will help millions of insured consumers qualify for lower monthly payments on their health insurance starting in May 2021. Current Covered California enrollees will have their monthly premium payments…

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New Covered CA for 2020: the Return of the Individual Mandate and Tax Penalties

In addition to changing the income eligibility and rates for Covered California plans, California lawmakers have brought back the individual mandate for the upcoming 2020 coverage year. That means that California residents will once again be required to carry health insurance in 2020, or face a penalty when filing their taxes. Does this apply to…

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New Covered CA for 2020: Changes in Eligibility, Plans and Rates

In addition to bringing back the individual mandate and tax penalties, California lawmakers have revised the income eligibility and rates for Covered California plans for 2020. California will be the first state to provide subsidies to middle-income residents who previously would not have qualified, and low-income residents will receive additional savings compared to previous years.…

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