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Will you just pay the Obamacare penalty?

May 29, 2013: 4:39 PM ET

Do you plan to remain uninsured next year and just pay the penalty? CNNMoney wants to hear from you.

Under Obamacare, all Americans must have health insurance starting in 2014 or face a penalty. The flat fee next year is $95 per adult and $47.50 per child, up to $285 per family. Or the penalty could be 1% of family income, if that results in a larger fine. So a person making $50,000 would be subject to a $400 penalty, while a couple earning that amount would each pay $300.

The penalties grow larger in subsequent years. See here for more info.

We're looking to profile folks who plan to forgo insurance next year.

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Tami Luhby
Tami Luhby
Senior writer, CNNMoney

Tami Luhby is a senior writer at CNNMoney and covers income inequality, state fiscal problems, unemployment, housing policy and other economic issues. Luhby previously covered personal finance for Newsday and banking for Crain's New York Business.

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