In response to President Trump’s October 12 executive order (EO), the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS), Labor (DOL) and Treasury have published proposed rules to expand the availability of health coverage sold through short-term, limited duration insurance (STDLI). The public has until April 23, 2018 to submit comments on these proposed rules; the new standards are slated to be effective 60 days after publication of the final rules.
Reconciliation of Advanced Premium Tax Credits: A Primer for Assisters Webinar
As part of a series on “Helping Consumers Understand the Marketplaces,” Manatt Health Solutions led a webinar reviewing a primer on the reconciliation of advance premium tax credits (APTC), explaining how reconciliation will work when consumers file their taxes, and strategies consumers can use to minimize the risk of repayment. These strategies include accurately projecting household size and income, taking less in a premium tax credit in advance, and promptly reporting income and household changes. The primer includes specific examples that demonstrate options and risks for consumers.
The webinar slides can be found at the “download” button and a webinar recording can be found here.