Medicare charges premiums for various benefits. In most years, the premiums are increased. The attached document provides the premiums for Part A of Medicare (most people do not need to pay a Part A premium), Medicare part B premium (Most people do pay Part B premium unless they receive drug or copay help from the state) and the Medicare part D drug base premium.
Premium payments are increase for higher income earners. Medicare looks at 2011 tax returns to determine a persons bracket. The various income brackets are included in this document.
Click the document below to review the 2013 Medicare premiums.