Question: Are subsidies available in the SHOP Exchange?
Answer: Subsidies for individuals will only be available through the individual exchange. The SHOP Exchange will offer small business tax credits . In 2014, the maximum small business health care tax credit that will be available for eligible small employers will be 50 percent of nonelective contributions. However, the contribution arrangement requirements will also change. Beginning in 2014 the tax credit will only be available to small business employers who purchase their health plans through the SHOP Exchange.