What will the Medicare Part B premium be in 2014? One thing is certain, it will not be $247 as rumors reported for the last couple of years. With moderating health care costs and the claims of success for Obamacare in helping to control costs, the Part B premium increase for 2014 is projected to be small and perhaps no increase at all for most beneficiaries.
Higher income people pay more for both Part B and Part D.
Following are the projected premiums from the 2013 Medicare Trustee’s Report: