QUESTION

I’m eligible for health benefits at work, but I want to see if I can get a better deal in the marketplace. Can I do that?

Individuals with no coverage | Health Insurance Marketplace: Navigating New Coverage Options
ANSWER

Assuming you meet other eligibility requirements, you can shop for coverage on the marketplace during open enrollment or a special enrollment period if eligible, but if you have access to job-based coverage, you might not qualify for premium tax credits. (26 U.S.C. § 36B (c)).

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