There is still a penalty for not having insurance…

Just a reminder that, while recent legislation did eliminate the penalty, it does not take affect until 2019. Employer penalties in 2018 are at elast $2320 after the first tirty employees. The individual Penalty is $695 for each adult and $347.50 for each child, up to $2,085 per family, or 2.5% of family income above the federal tax filing threshold, …

Coverage might be cheaper than the penalty in 2016

Robert I. Field, Ph.D., J.D., M.P.H., Professor, Drexel University Kline School of Law & Dornsife School of Public Health POSTED: THURSDAY, JANUARY 14, 2016, 3:43 PM FILED UNDER: ROBERT I. FIELD image: http://media.philly.com/designimages/partnerIcon-Phillycom-2014.jpg Are you among the shrinking number of Americans without health insurance? If so, you could face a hefty penalty in 2016. The cost of going without coverage …