Employers subject to the Affordable Care Act’s 2015 information reporting requirements now have extra time to give forms to employees and to file them with the government.
In Notice 2016-4, issued by the IRS on Dec. 28, the agency extended these reporting deadlines:
2015 Deadline Extensions
Specifically, the notice extends the due date:
For furnishing to individuals the 2015 Forms 1095-B and 1095-C, from February 1, 2016, to March 31, 2016, and
For filing with the IRS the 2015 Forms 1094-B, 1095-B, 1094-C, and 1095-C, from February 29, 2016, to May 31, 2016 (if not filing electronically) and from March 31, 2016, to June 30, 2016 (if filing electronically).
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