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Form 8962 For the 572,705 taxpayers who received too little help from the subsidy program, the average amount due from the program increased 15 percent, to about $530 per taxpayer. (Form 8962)

Fewer U.S. taxpayers are reporting help from a key Affordable Care Act health insurance subsidy on their income tax returns this year—but, for the people who are using the subsidy, the average amount has grown.

Allison Bell

Allison Bell, ThinkAdvisor's insurance editor, previously was LifeHealthPro's health insurance editor. She has a bachelor's degree in economics from Washington University in St. Louis and a master's degree in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She can be reached at abell@alm.com or on Twitter at @Think_Allison.

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