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In 2019, the Washington Legislature passed a first-in-the-nation law to create a state-run long-term care program. Washington workers have until November 1 of this year to opt out of buying private insurance. But the private market has temporarily stopped selling plans after being inundated with applications.

Want To Opt-Out Of Washington’s New Long-Term Care Tax? Good Luck Getting A Private Policy In Time

Long-term care insurance companies have temporarily halted sales in Washington. The move follows a frenzy of interest in the costly insurance policies prompted by a November 1 deadline to opt out of a new state-run long-term care program. Continue Reading Want To Opt-Out Of Washington’s New Long-Term Care Tax? Good Luck Getting A Private Policy In Time

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