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How to Use Obamacare to Scam Taxpayers

Amy Payne –
July 30, 2013

In this Morning Bell posting at Heritage, Amy Payne notes astonishingly that, 

If you do not have “affordable” employer-sponsored health insurance and your income is between about $31,800 and $94,200 for a family of four (that is, between 138 percent and 400 percent of the federal poverty level), you qualify for an insurance subsidy through Obamacare.

But when you apply for coverage in the Obamacare insurance exchange, it’s up to you to report your income accurately. It turns out that the IRS won’t be checking everyone’s Obamacare applications.