Federal Poverty Level (FPL)

Federal Poverty Level (FPL)

The Federal Poverty Level, or FPL, is a measure of income level published each year by the Department of Health and Human Services. Federal poverty levels are used to help determine your eligibility for certain programs and benefits.

The 2019 Federal Poverty Levels are used to determine

  • who may be currently eligible for MassHealth programs, and
  • who may be eligible for Health Connector or ConnectorCare plans that start in 2020.

The 2018  Federal Poverty Levels are used to determine only who may be eligible for Health Connector or ConnectorCare plans during the current 2019 plan year that ends December 31, 2019.

March 13, 2017    Eligibility, General Information, Glossary, Individuals & Families, MassHealth  
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