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What does ACA Mean for You?
An explanation of different aspects of Affordable Health Care. Created by the CT State Office of the Healthcare Advocate.

Access Health CT Background Site
Background information about Connecticut's health insurance marketplace, Access Health CT. Includes board and committee meetings, legislation, milestones, activities and more.

Access Health CT Consumer Site (for individuals & small businesses)
The state’s health insurance marketplace for uninsured and underinsured individuals, families and small businesses. Highlights:
• Online calculators for estimating insurance plan costs and discounts for individuals, families, small businesses
• Q & A and links to more information
• Events where Access Health CT is doing outreach
• Uses Google translate to instantly change site into many languages

For Small Businesses:

Health Coverage Guide for Small Businesses
Everything small business owners and their advisors need to know about offering health insurance. An unbiased resource on cost estimates, tax savings, coverage options, legal rights, and more.

Phil Boyle
Access Health CT’s point person for small employers. Coordinates certification of brokers and information to small employers, and answers small employer questions. 860-757-5329

Use Access Health CT's small business calculator to get an estimate of tax credits currently available for certain small employers (non-profit as well as for-profit) who provide coverage, and for increased tax credits starting in 2014.

Internal Revenue Service
The IRS administers the tax credit and writes regulations to interpret the law’s tax consequences.
ACA Tax Provisions for Employers:
Health Care Law Online Resources (flyer):