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Whenever a Trust Fund is depleted automatic cuts take place in the program if Congress fails to act.  Medicare and Social Security would be two examples of Trusts where funds are expected to be depleted in the near future.  The TRUST Act 2021 retrodu...
MarkL413231 08-12-2021 04:29 PM
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My daughter has received 3 letters so far indicating a possible 60 day delay, or last letter came on 8/6/2021.  The letter lists multiple possible reasons why, I suspect in her case it's due to her and her husband taking the EIC.  This delay also is ...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:46 PM
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Your math is right; but,the proposed excludes from paying those penalties. "To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under part B of the Medicare Program to 15 percent and twice the period of no enrollm...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:17 PM
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Openning this up to everybody probably would likely put the integrity of the whole Medicare program at risk; but, not if this was limited to Veterans and COBRA recipients.  At most, we're talking about 4.5 million Veterans, and it's highly unlikely t...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:11 PM
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H.R. 480 Medicare Economic Security Act was proposed in January of this year, it iss intended to limit the Medicare Part B penalties and to broaden the definition of what is considered to be creditable coverage to include those who have COBRA benefit...
MarkL413231 08-07-2021 11:47 AM
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Whenever a Trust Fund is depleted automatic cuts take place in the program if Congress fails to act.  Medicare and Social Security would be two examples of Trusts where funds are expected to be depleted in the near future.  The TRUST Act 2021 retrodu...
MarkL413231 08-12-2021 04:29 PM
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My daughter has received 3 letters so far indicating a possible 60 day delay, or last letter came on 8/6/2021.  The letter lists multiple possible reasons why, I suspect in her case it's due to her and her husband taking the EIC.  This delay also is ...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:46 PM
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Your math is right; but,the proposed excludes from paying those penalties. "To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under part B of the Medicare Program to 15 percent and twice the period of no enrollm...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:17 PM
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Openning this up to everybody probably would likely put the integrity of the whole Medicare program at risk; but, not if this was limited to Veterans and COBRA recipients.  At most, we're talking about 4.5 million Veterans, and it's highly unlikely t...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:11 PM
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H.R. 480 Medicare Economic Security Act was proposed in January of this year, it iss intended to limit the Medicare Part B penalties and to broaden the definition of what is considered to be creditable coverage to include those who have COBRA benefit...
MarkL413231 08-07-2021 11:47 AM
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Whenever a Trust Fund is depleted automatic cuts take place in the program if Congress fails to act.  Medicare and Social Security would be two examples of Trusts where funds are expected to be depleted in the near future.  The TRUST Act 2021 retrodu...
MarkL413231 08-12-2021 04:29 PM
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My daughter has received 3 letters so far indicating a possible 60 day delay, or last letter came on 8/6/2021.  The letter lists multiple possible reasons why, I suspect in her case it's due to her and her husband taking the EIC.  This delay also is ...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:46 PM
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Your math is right; but,the proposed excludes from paying those penalties. "To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the penalty for late enrollment under part B of the Medicare Program to 15 percent and twice the period of no enrollm...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:17 PM
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Openning this up to everybody probably would likely put the integrity of the whole Medicare program at risk; but, not if this was limited to Veterans and COBRA recipients.  At most, we're talking about 4.5 million Veterans, and it's highly unlikely t...
MarkL413231 08-11-2021 06:11 PM
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H.R. 480 Medicare Economic Security Act was proposed in January of this year, it iss intended to limit the Medicare Part B penalties and to broaden the definition of what is considered to be creditable coverage to include those who have COBRA benefit...
MarkL413231 08-07-2021 11:47 AM
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