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With tax season underway, officials hope more Marylanders will check off ‘easy enrollment’ box to get health insurance info

February 14, 2023
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As Marylanders are filling out their tax returns this year, state officials and advocates are hoping they’ll take an extra half-second to check a box to start the process of enrolling in health insurance. Maryland was the first state in the country to establish a tax-based “Easy Enrollment” program in 2019. Since then, more than 100,000 people have checked a box on their tax returns to get more information about health insurance plans available to them — often at low or no cost.

Article Source: Maryland Matters

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