IRMAA

AcronymDefinition
IRMAAIncome-Related Monthly Adjustment Amount (Medicare Part B; also Medicare subsidy reduction)
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We hear regularly from people who want to help their clients understand and sometimes appeal their IRMAA amounts.
Clients often request a new IRMAA determination "because they've had a life-changing event," Schwarz explained, and the SSA "uses information submitted in that request to establish the correct IRMAA amount.
The nonprofit Medicare Rights Center's free guide delves into answering such questions as the definition of IRMAA; how IRMAA is determined; how to request a "new initial determination" for IRMAA; situations that qualify to be life-changing events by the Social Security Administration; and how to appeal an IRMAA decision.