Important News

What To Know About Open Enrollment – 2016

Here are the things you need to know this year about Covered California: The open enrollment period for Covered California and all other individual health plans in California starts on November 1st and ends January 31st It is important to know that if you sign up after December 15th your plan will not start until February 1st and if you sign up after January 15th your plan will not start until...

Read More

Reporting income for Obama Care (Affordable Care Act)

  When you fill out an application for Obama Care, you’ll need to estimate what your household’s income will be in the year you’ll be covered. The following are all the income sources that are included in this estimate: Wages and salaries, as reported on your W-2 form Tips Net income from any self-employment or business Unemployment compensation Social Security payments, including...

Read More

Facts about the advanced premium tax credit

Learn how to accurately calculate your Obama Care tax credits. The affordable care act (ACA) requires that anyone who takes an advanced premium tax credit (APTC) file tax form 1095-A.   Click here to learn more: Affordable Care Act Report changes to the Marketplace as they happen Facts about the Premium Tax Credit Form...

Read More

2014 Open Enrollment Dates Announced

The open enrollment period for fall 2014 has been changed to November 15th 2014 – February 15th 2015.

Read More

ObamaCare Special Enrollment

It is not too late to enroll in the Covered California Exchange, “ObamaCare”. If any of the following “life events” happen you may enroll outside of the open enrollment period:    A qualified individual or dependent loses Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) (this is defined in greater detail here);  A qualified individual gains a dependent or becomes a dependent...

Read More

New deadlines announced for Covered California applications and premium payments.

When do I have to enroll and pay if I want my coverage to start January 1st? You can apply for Covered California at any time during the open enrollment period – through March 31, 2014 – but to have your health coverage start on January 1, 2014, Covered California must receive your complete application no later than December 23, 2013 and your health plan must receive your first month’s premium...

Read More