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Some Medicaid users are inadvertently getting marketplace tax credits
Modern Healthcare

The CMS has sent letters to Medicaid consumers (PDF) who received tax credits to purchase insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace.The agency says these people will have to terminate marketplace coverage and pay back the amount of the credit they’ve received. A CMS spokeswoman declined to say how many people fall into this group only noting it was “a small number.”“We’re committed to helping consumers with their coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace and will continue to work with them to understand their options,” the spokeswoman said.

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