This report — tailor-made for the Affordable Care Act era — tells how four tax-preparation programs are breaking the mold and tackling the world of health care enrollment. Readers will learn the challenges and opportunities associated with such a move, which has the potential to help millions of low-income Americans take a critical first step toward a healthier future.  

September 12, 2014

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    About the Affordable Care Act’s tax tie-ins.

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    How tax-preparation programs can help promote health care enrollment.

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    Strategies for pairing tax assistance with health care enrollment services.

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    The stories of four tax prep programs that took on the world of health care enrollment.

Key Takeaway

Tax assistance programs can play an important role in helping to boost health care enrollment

The Affordable Care Act has paved the way for community tax-preparation programs to assume a new charge: connecting millions of Americans with health insurance. Fresh off their inaugural year in operation, these one-stop tax and health insurance support shops offer valuable lessons in leveraging existing resources and delivery systems to play an even larger role in helping low-income households succeed.

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