6ty5rfv
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Do you still have to pay a penalty for not having insurance. My wife's hours have been reduced (by the employer) and her company dropped her coverage

Do you still have to pay a penalty for not having insurance coverage.

tagteam
Level 15

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The penalty is applicable for the 2018 tax year, but you may be eligible for a health insurance coverage exemption. 

 

You can use the interactive tool at the link below to determine whether or not you are eligible.

 

See https://www.irs.gov/help/ita/am-i-eligible-for-a-health-insurance-coverage-exemption-or-required-to-...

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