The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently released the 2017 guidelines on the maximum contribution levels for Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) and out-of-pocket spending limits for High Deductible Health Plans (HDHPs) that must be used in conjunction with HSAs. The 2017 requirements are below:

Contribution Limits

Individual Contribution Limit: increases $50 from $3,350 in 2016 to $3,400 in 2017
Family Contribution Limit: remains the same at $6,750

Deductible Amounts

Individual Minimum Deductible: remains the same at $1,300
Family Minimum Deductible: remains the same at $2,600
Please note: for embedded deductible family plans, the minimum individual deductible is equal to $2,600 (the IRS minimum for family plans)

Out-of-Pocket (OOP) Maximum Amounts

Individual OOP Maximum: remains the same at $6,550
Family OOP Maximum: remains the same at $13,100

For more details, you can read the IRS notice for 2017.

*Information provided by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

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