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How to Report Your Income When You Apply for Financial Help from Your Health Insurance Marketplace for 2015


You can now get financial help to lower the cost of your monthly health insurance. These FAQs will explain what you need to know when applying for financial help for health insurance. They will help you understand how to report your income for 2015. New income standards apply for 2015, so be sure to use this fact sheet.

If you are dealing with reporting your income for 2014, our older fact sheet is available here to help you.