Important Information about your April Statement
have received many calls about errors on April 1, 2015 premium
statements. We have discovered a system error that may have caused an
incorrect balance on your bill. April 2015 invoices will only reflect
the April monthly member responsibility and will not have any other
charges or adjustments. Your premium payment is due on the 1st of every
Thank you for your continued patience as we work to improve our invoicing process. We apologize for any inconvenience.
You may still be able to sign up for health insurance coverage!
From March 15, 2015 through April 30, 2015 there is a Special Enrollment Period for the Tax Season.
Individuals and families may be eligible for this Special Enrollment Period (SEP) if you:
- Didn't know or didn't understand that you might have to pay a penalty or penalties for not signing up for health insurance during the last sign up period.
- Did not enroll in coverage for 2015 through the Federally-Facilitated Marketplaces (FFMs); or
- Were subject to the tax penalty for 2014
If you sign-up for coverage before the 15th of March, your coverage will begin on April 1st. If you sign up between the 16th and the 30th of March, your insurance will begin on May 1, 2015.
If you didn't have
insurance for more than three months in 2014, you may have to pay a penalty of
the higher of these two amounts:
- 1% of your yearly household income
- $95 per person for the year ($47.50 per child under 18)
The maximum penalty per family using this method is $285.
For 2015 you may
have to pay the higher of these two amounts:
- 2% of your yearly household income.
- $325 per person for the year ($162.50 per
child under 18). The maximum penalty per family using this method is $975.
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Important Tax Information for Policy Holders
The Health Insurance Marketplace is required to provide you with important tax information you'll need to correctly fill out your income tax return. Individuals will receive a completed Form 1095-A on or before January 31st if you or a member of your household were enrolled in a qualified health plan (QHP) through the Marketplace for any months in the coverage year, with, or without, receiving advance payment of the premium tax credit (APTC). For more information, you can visit the Healthcare.gov website.