Minimum essential coverage letters are going out - Spidell

Minimum essential coverage letters are going out


The FTB announced that beginning January 2, 2020, Covered California is sending letters to approximately 2.1 million households regarding the new minimum essential coverage individual mandate. (FTB Public Service Bulletin No. 20-01 (January 2, 2020))

The letter explains the mandate and directs individuals to Covered California for more information. The letter also provides estimates of the tax penalty when individuals do not have health coverage and refers them to the FTB website for more information about the penalty, including a penalty estimator tool:

www.ftb.ca.gov/about-ftb/newsroom/health-care-mandate/index.html