Mass Exodus of Dependents Begins

Dependents Seek Coverage in The Promised Land of Gov’t Subsidies

“As a result of the expanded eligibility for federal tax credits, employer plans may see a decrease in enrollment of spouses and dependent children in their health plans….

The new rule does not change a plan sponsor’s ability to impose a spousal surcharge, or a spousal exclusion based on access to other coverage. The new rule does give family members facing an exclusion or surcharge new options to avoid the impact of such plan designs.”  MORE >>