Individual Benefits COVID-19 Update
FAQs from self-employed, early retirees, those that work for employers not offering health insurance and those who have lost their job and health insurance with no expectation of being recalled:
Q: Am I eligible for Healthcare.gov if I lost my employer coverage?
A: Yes, in most situations
Q: Do I need to adjust my income on healthcare.gov because of the stimulus payment I received?
A: No, the stimulus payment is NOT taxable income.
Q: Do I need to adjust my income on healthcare.gov due to a reduction in income?
A: Maybe. Are you eligible for unemployment?
Q: Do I have to report Unemployment Compensation as taxable income?
A: Yes. It may impact your income estimate on healthcare.gov based on the change in your total income for the year