Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Health Insurance for the Self-Employed

  The Affordable Care Act (ACA) over the past two years has changed the options for and costs for health insurance, especially for the self-employed. Self-employed taxpayers who are either single, or can’t get or their spouses or registered domestic partner’s health insurance plan, are required to get health insurance or pay a tax penalty of 2.5% of their modified adjusted gross income for tax years 2016 forward if they do not have health insurance. […]