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A MAGI Primer: Understanding New Income Eligibility Rules for Colorado's Public Insurance Programs
- MAGI Primer
It’s not magic, it’s MAGI. The federal government’s new modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) standard might seem like it was conjured out of thin air, but after reading our primer, you’ll be a certified MAGI magician. This brief discusses the reasons for the new standard, explains how MAGI impacts eligibility thresholds and looks at the potential impact on Coloradans.