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Year-End Tax Filing Process - January 2019

During this joint presentation, staff from the Health Connector and MassHealth will review the following information:

  • What is the year-end tax filing process and why is it happening?
  • What tax forms will members receive from the Health Connector and MassHealth?
  • What should members do with the forms?
  • When will forms be mailed?
  • Where can members find help with tax preparation?

In addition, a staff member from Cambridge Economic Opportunity Counsel who works as a volunteer tax preparer will also be on the call to discuss best practices.

There will be a morning and afternoon call (the same information will be presented on each call):

Date:  Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Time:  2:00 - 2:45 PM

Date:  Thursday, January 17, 2019

Time:  10:00 - 10:45 AM

Call in information:  Conference Line:  1-701-801-1211

                                Meeting ID:  993-116-491#

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Health Connector and MassHealth Year-end Tax Filing Process Presentation

Supporting materials for the conference call are listed below.

IRS Fact Sheet on Volunteer Tax Preparation (English and Spanish)

Tax Preparer Letters (English and Spanish)

Health Connector Tax Filing Communications


Overview of Health Connector Health and Dental Plans for 2019

Staff from the Health Connector will:

  • Describe the Health Connector's Seal of Approval (SOA) process
  • Review the Health and Dental Plans that will be available for 2019 on
  • Discuss some of the key changes to be aware of when helping consumers shop for coverage in their area
  • Preview changes that will be made to Health Connector shopping pages

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Changes to MassHealth Provisional Eligibility - June 26 and 28, 2018

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Learn About New MassHealth Health Plan Options - December 19, 2017

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Using the New Website - November 27 & 30, 2017

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