Combining Tax Prep and Affordable Health Insurance

Questions Part V: Premium Tax Credits Return to the main webinar page. Questions Part I: Training Questions Part II: Permissible Guidance Questions Questions Part III: Affordable Care Act and Families Questions Part IV: Penalties Questions Part V: Premium Tax Credits Questions Part VI: Other General Questions Is the tax premium a refundable tax credit? Yes.  The […]

Combining Tax Prep and Affordable Health Insurance

Questions Part IV: Penalties Return to the main webinar page. Questions Part I: Training Questions Part II: Permissible Guidance Questions Questions Part III: Affordable Care Act and Families Questions Part IV: Penalties Questions Part V: Premium Tax Credits Questions Part VI: Other General Questions If someone decides not to buy health insurance and instead plans to […]

Combining Tax Prep and Affordable Health Insurance

Questions Part III: Affordable Care Act and Families Return to the main webinar page. Questions Part I: Training Questions Part II: Permissible Guidance Questions Questions Part III: Affordable Care Act and Families Questions Part IV: Penalties Questions Part V: Premium Tax Credits Questions Part VI: Other General Questions Many non-custodial parents claim children every other year.  […]

Combining Tax Prep and Affordable Health Insurance

Questions Part II: Permissible Guidance Return to the main webinar page. Questions Part I: Training Questions Part II: Permissible Guidance Questions Questions Part III: Affordable Care Act and Families Questions Part IV: Penalties Questions Part V: Premium Tax Credits Questions Part VI: Other General Questions Is it appropriate that VITA sites offer insurance advice without completely […]

Combining Tax Prep and Affordable Health Insurance

Questions Part I: Training Return to the main webinar page. Questions Part I: Training Questions Part II: Permissible Guidance Questions Questions Part III: Affordable Care Act and Families Questions Part IV: Penalties Questions Part V: Premium Tax Credits Questions Part VI: Other General Questions What do tax volunteers have to do in order to assist and […]

Health Care Access Initiatives

The Basic Idea: Work with health care institutions and community groups to decrease the cost of health care and improve access for low-income families. How it works—The Essentials: Many models exist including: State Children’s Health Insurance Programs—which increase access to insurance for a state’s children. Cost reduction initiatives whereby a community group negotiates with health care […]

Health Insurance Enrollment at VITA Sites

(Jan – March 2014 Only) The Basic Idea: From January to March 2014 offer health insurance enrollment assistance as a part of your Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) efforts. How it works: Train VITA volunteers to be Certified Application Counselors (CACs) or identify CACs/Navigators to offer health insurance enrollment support at VITA sites. Provide tax […]

Webinar: Deep South Wealth Creation Network helps rural families earn it!

The Deep South Wealth Creation Network is helping African American farmers in the Deep South EARN more from their land.  The network assists farmers in upgrading their skills and credentials over time (Earn It Goal 9) so they can increase their yields and increase their sales.  The fantastic work of the network was profiled at a recent conference on […]

Now Enter the Marketplace!

Ensuring Rural Family Health Insurance — As anyone with an ear on the news knows, the new health insurance marketplaces launched October 1. These state-based online health insurance marketplaces, a key feature of the 2010 Affordable Care Act [ACA], offer a singular opportunity for RuFES network members: You can now apply your place-based, RuFES-honed wisdom […]

Saving for a Rural Snowy Day

Maine Centers for Women, Work & Community

MAINE — In the dog days of summer, it’s hard to think about winter, let alone sky-high home heating costs. But low-income rural families in southwest Maine can’t start saving early enough in their Rainy Day Savings Account – a matched savings account that they can use to save up for emergency expenses like an unaffordable […]

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