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Will my Medicare Part D premiums increase if I earn too much money?

The income levels for higher premiums start at $85,000 for a single person or $170,000 for married couples filing joint tax returns. If your income level is higher than those threshold numbers, your Medicare Part D prescription drug premiums are scheduled to increase.

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