What Will Obamacare Cost You?

If you are not sure about what the health insurance tax will cost you, Business Insider’s Henry Blodget broken down the costs (in 2016).

  • Citizens making less then $9,500 will not have to pay anything
  • If you make between $9,500 and $37,000, the amount you will pay is $695 per person (up to $2,100 for a family plan).
  • Those who make over $37,000 will pay 2.5 percent of their household income less $9,500.
  • The “bronze” plan fee established through your state exchange will be paid by those who earn more than $200,000 (or so). The plan will is about $5,000 per person or $12,500 for a family plan.
  • Several exemptions could change your payment of the tax.

The Business Insider put together a penalty chart to simplify things (the costs are calculated at a single-person’s income).

Healthcare Tax Penalty Chart
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