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Reporting Your Income to Covered California

To figure out if you qualify for financial assistance for 2018, Covered California needs to know how much money your household expects to make during the next year – the year you will have the insurance. That’s an easy question to answer if you have a steady income from a job or other regular, predictable income, but it may not be so easy if you have unsteady or hard-to-predict income from self-employment, sales commissions, seasonal work, or another form of income. Learn more from our Reporting Your Income to Covered California factsheet.

For the full factsheet, click here.