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LSU Health Sciences Center Human Development Center

411 S. Prieur New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 556-7585 | Fax:(504) 556-7574

 

COLA Changes 2019

  1. Student Earned Income Exclusion: 2019 Change - $1,870 monthly and $7,550 annually.
  2. Medicare for People Who Work: 2019 Change - Part A premium can cost up to $437.00 per month for those without 40 quarters of coverage.  Part B premium will cost $135.50 per month for up to 70% of Medicare recipients in 2019.
  3. Trial Work Period (TWP): The 2019 TWP amount is $880.00 per month.
  4. Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA): The 2019 SGA for non-blind individuals is $1,220.00 or more per month and $2,400.00 per month for visually impaired persons receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).

For a complete explanation go to SSA Online and view the Redbook section or contact your local LABPS Benefits Planner 1-(855)-886-5123.

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