ACA Compliance Resources
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ACA Information Reporting Deadlines are Extended for 2016 Tax Year
If you are an employer who provides minimum essential coverage to an individual during a calendar year, certain information must be reported to the IRS about the coverage provided. If your organization is an applicable large employer, information must be reported to the IRS information about the health care coverage, if any, that was offered to full-time employees. Below are the due dates you should put on your calendar. You will meet the IRS reporting requirements to file if the form is properly addressed and mailed on or before the due date.
ACA Information Reporting2016 Tax Year Deadlines
- EXTENSION: Forms 1095-C are now due to employees by March 2, 2017.
- Forms 1094-C and 1095-C are required to be filed with the IRS by February 28, 2017 if filing on paper and March 31, 2017 if filing electronically.
For more information, see IRS Notice 2016-70.
Reporting by Applicable Large Employers
Employers with 50 or more full-time employees, including full-time equivalent employees, use transmittal Form 1094-C and information return Form 1095-C to report the information required under the Affordable Care Act about offers of health coverage and enrollment in health coverage for their employees. In addition to reporting the coverage that they offer, applicable large employers who sponsor self-insured group health plans will use Forms 1094-C and 1095-C to report information about the coverage they provide to the covered individuals.
For more information, see the IRS’s questions and answers about Information Reporting by Health Coverage Providers and Reporting of Offers of Health Insurance Coverage by Employers.
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- ACA Reporting Solution eBook
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- ACA Employer Requirements Checklist
Checklist which includes several initiatives employers need to act on, including distribution of notices, the filing of required forms, and preparation of upcoming fees and penalties.
- Affordable Care Act Implementation FAQs
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