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Covered California in final push to insure, and avoid tax penalty
Chico Enterprise Record

So far, about 1.1 million to 1.2 million Californians have signed up for Covered California. That means there are another million eligible people who have not signed up. The deadline for 2015 is Feb. 15.

Miss that date, and you’ll face a hefty penalty on your taxes next year.

Dana Howard, deputy director of communications and public relations at Covered California in Sacramento, is making the media rounds, explaining why people should sign up, and what the consequences are if they don’t.