Health Care Reform - Individual Insurance Requirement

This handout details the requirements of individuals to purchase health insurance. The handout also provides a list of exempt individuals and information on the penalties for failing to maintain coverage.

HIGHLIGHTS: 

  1. Requirement to have health insurance.

  2. Who must be insured and who is exempt.

  3. Penalty for failing to maintain coverage.

  4. Categories of marketplace insurance plans.


CLIENTS WHO MAY BENEFIT:

  1. Individuals who do not have health insurance provided by an employer.