For example, if you are eligible for $100 per month in premium assistance, you can tell Covered California you don’t want to use any of it during the year.
You will pay the full amount of your health insurance premium each month, but at the end of the year, you will have a $1,200 tax credit.
Does Covered California automatically renew?
During open enrollment, November 1st through January 31st, you have two options to renew your health plan through Covered California: (1) If you want to keep your same health plan and coverage, Covered California will automatically check your information with federal government data sources and renew your coverage with
Is Covered California free?
Covered California. Covered California is the new marketplace that makes it possible for individuals and families to get free or low- cost health insurance through Medi-Cal, or to get help paying for private health insurance.
How do you get on Covered California?
You can apply online on CoveredCA.com. This single application will let you know if you qualify for coverage through Covered California or Medi-Cal. You can also apply in person at your local county human services agency or by phone by calling Covered California at (800) 300-1506.
What is the maximum income to qualify for Covered California?
According to Covered California income guidelines and salary restrictions, if an individual makes less than $47,520 per year or if a family of four earns wages less than $97,200 per year, then they qualify for government assistance based on their income.
Can I use covered California if my employer offers insurance?
Here in California, those who are not covered by employer-provided health insurance can opt to purchase insurance via Covered California. Depending upon your income and family size, you might even be eligible for help with the cost of your premiums.
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