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Will I Avoid IRMAA Surcharges on Medicare?
Episode 17726th September 2022 • Secure Your Retirement • Radon Stancil, CFP® & Murs Tariq, CFP®
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Are you going to be able to avoid IRMAA surcharges on Medicare parts B and D? IRMAA stands for Income-Related Monthly Adjusted Amount, and there are charges on both parts B and D based on where your income lands.

If you’re thinking about retiring any time soon, there are ways to manage your income to stay at a lower amount to avoid surcharges on your Medicare premiums.

In this episode of the Secure Your Retirement podcast, we take you through the IRMAA surcharges on Medicare part B and D over a glass of La Crema Chardonnay. Listen in to learn about the 3-layer IRMAA surcharge difference and which category you fall in. 

In this episode, find out:

●     Understanding what Income-Related Monthly Adjusted Amount represents in Medicare.

●     The meaning of Modified Adjusted Gross Income and why you need to know yours.

●     The IRMAA surcharge to pay if your income didn’t exceed 91k single or 182k married filed jointly.

●     When to file for a form SSA-44 and explain how a life-changing event affected your income.

●     The 3-layer IRMAA surcharges to pay if your income exceeds 91k single or 182k married filed jointly two years prior.

Tweetable Quotes:

●     “There’s a potential where you can have additional charges on your part B or D if you fit certain criteria when it comes to income.”- Murs Tariq

●     “With a little bit of planning, we can be able to think IRMAA through and what’s going to be beneficial to you.”- Radon Stancil


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