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MA residents still need health insurance coverage! Get Help!

By on January 17, 2019 in Events

Despite Federal changes Massachusetts Residents age 18 and older are still required to have health insurance or face a state tax penalty. You may have heart the federal requirement to have health insurance – called the individual manadate – was repealed starting in 2019, but Massachusetts requirement to have coverage will still be in place. Stay covered!

FREE in-person help from a Certified Massachusetts Health Connector Navigator who is available:

  • If you are newly eligible for ConnectorCare Plans (subsidized public health insurance), or qualify for a Special Enrollment Period with a Qualifying Life Event, you can enroll at any time within 60 days of the event.
  • You can apply and enroll in MassHealth at any time during the year.

Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands Navigator will be available at Falmouth Human Services Office (65A Town Hall Square, Falmouth) on Wednesdays from 9-4 on January 30th, February 27th and March 13th. Call to make an appointment there are limited walk-in appointments available. For more information or to make an appointment call 508-771-1727.

Important reminder: Don’t file your taxes until you have all your 2018 Health Insurance Tax Forms!

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