Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older.
Medicare is also available to certain younger people with disabilities and people with End-Stage Renal Disease.
Medicare is split into separate Health Care coverage:
If you are unsure of what Medicare cover you have, you should:
You can find more detail and guidance at the official Medicare website
You can calculate how Medicare affects your tax payments here, simply select the advanced tax calculator and enter your Medicare details
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