Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is Modified Adjusted Gross Income?

Modified Adjusted Gross Income (or MAGI) is the way your income is calculated to see whether or not you qualify for Medicaid or a premium tax credit. For most people, MAGI is your Adjusted Gross Income (as calculated when you file your taxes) plus any non-taxable Social Security benefits, tax-exempt interest, and foreign income. Click here for more information on calculating MAGI.