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runwilly
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I had Medicare in 2018 but did not use it since I had an HDHP thru my employer for med/dental/vision. Prior to 4/15/19, can I contribute 2018 tax-free to my HSA?

 
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MinhT
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I had Medicare in 2018 but did not use it since I had an HDHP thru my employer for med/dental/vision. Prior to 4/15/19, can I contribute 2018 tax-free to my HSA?

If you are enrolled in Medicare (even if you did not use it), you cannot contribute to a HSA.

Please read this document for more information:

https://www.medicareinteractive.org/get-answers/coordinating-medicare-with-other-types-of-insurance/...

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MinhT
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I had Medicare in 2018 but did not use it since I had an HDHP thru my employer for med/dental/vision. Prior to 4/15/19, can I contribute 2018 tax-free to my HSA?

If you are enrolled in Medicare (even if you did not use it), you cannot contribute to a HSA.

Please read this document for more information:

https://www.medicareinteractive.org/get-answers/coordinating-medicare-with-other-types-of-insurance/...

**Say "Thanks" by clicking the thumb icon in a post
**Mark the post that answers your question by clicking on "Mark as Best Answer"
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