FAQs on Health Insurance Marketplaces and Income Verification

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This set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) provides guidance on how health insurance Marketplaces will verify incomes of applicants that qualify for premium tax credits or cost-sharing reductions. CMS has determined that they will have sufficient resources to request and process additional income documentation such that the sample size is 100 percent. However, state-based Marketplaces are allowed to determine their own sample size percentage for this group, as long as it is statistically significant.

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Date: Sep 2013
Author: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services