IRS announces opening date for electronic filing of 2018 forms 1094 and 1095

The IRS announces that electronic filing of Affordable Care Act (ACA) information returns (Forms 1094/1095) for the 2018 tax year will become available on January 15, 2019, at approximately 9 a.m. The deadline for furnishing Forms 1095-B and 1095-C to individuals has been extended to March 4, 2019. However, there is no extension for filing these forms with the IRS (due dates are April 1, 2019 for electronic filing and February 28, 2019 for paper filing).

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