Health Care

What do taxes and health care have in common? A lot. We can explain.

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Sep 18th, 2014

Health Care Q&A: Marriage and the Advance Tax Credit

We continue our series on the Affordable Care Act and how it affects you. See all of our Health Care posts for more information.   What will happen to my advance tax credit if I get married or have a baby?                 Getting married or having a baby […]

Affordable Care Act
Sep 12th, 2014

Freelancer Friday: Reminder of Penalties under the ACA

Ed note: We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again. For those who think the life of a freelancer is footloose and fancy-free ­– we are here with your dose of reality. There are serious implications this year when it comes to making sure you have health insurance and comply with the Affordable Care […]

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Jul 17th, 2014

Health Care Q&A – Penalties

We continue our series on the Affordable Care Act and how it affects you. See all of our Health Care posts for more information.   How much is the penalty for not getting health insurance?                 The penalty for the first year is either $95 per adult and […]

Affordable Care Act
Jun 20th, 2014

Health Care Q&A – Advance Tax Credit

We continue our series on the Affordable Care Act and how it affects you. See all of our Health Care posts for more information.   What is the advance tax credit?                 The advance tax credit is a tax credit you receive to help pay your health insurance […]

Affordable Care Act
May 26th, 2014

Health Care Q&A – College and the Advance Tax Credit

We continue our series on the Affordable Care Act and how it affects you. See all of our Health Care posts for more information.   I am in college. Do I qualify for the tax credit?                 Maybe. If you are claimed as a dependent by your parents […]

Affordable Care Act
Apr 9th, 2014

Health Care Q&A – Which Parent is Responsible for Kids’ Coverage?

We continue our series on the Affordable Care Act and how it affects you. See all of our Health Care posts for more information.   What are my obligations as a noncustodial parent to obtain health coverage for my children? Will I be penalized if the custodial parent decides to enroll them?       […]