Modified Adjusted Gross Income – MAGI 101

Modified Adjusted Gross Income – MAGI 101

Executive Summary

These slides provide an overview of Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) – the methodology used to determine financial eligibility for multiple Insurance Affordability Programs, including Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and Premium Tax Credits for plans sold through the health insurance marketplaces.

This presentation for consumer assisters and enrollment specialists describes the rules for counting income and household composition, including the many exceptions and special rules for Medicaid determinations.

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