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E-File IRS Form 1095-C Online

Overview of Form 1095-C

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires applicable large employers (ALEs) to offer health insurance coverage to their full-time employees and must report doing so under Section 6056. Form 1095-C is the annual statement employers use to report to the IRS about the insurance offered to the employer's employees.

Form 1095-C 2017 Tax Year Deadlines

There are three important deadlines to remember when filing Form 1095-C
1095-C Due to Recipient

Due to recipient

March 2nd

1095-C Paper File

Paper file 1095-C with the IRS

February 28th

1095-C E-File

E-file 1095-C with the IRS

April 2nd

Required Information for E-Filing 1095-C

  • Employer Details: Name, EIN, Address, and Contact
  • Employee Details: Name, Social Security, and Address
  • Employee Offer/Coverage Data and Codes
  • Covered Individual Details
IRS Form 1095-C 2017

Steps to File Form 1095-C Online

E-File 1095-C Return Online
  • Create or sign in to your TaxBandits account
  • Select “Form 1095-C”
  • Add employer/insurer information
  • Add individual and benefit information
  • Add covered individuals information
  • Pay and transmit to the IRS

Need More Time to E-file Your ACA Form 1095-C?

E-file extension Form 8809

If you’re unable to file Form 1095-B on time, you can apply for an automatic 30-day extension of time to file by completing Form 8809 by your original filing deadline. You can apply for this extension from your TaxBandits account!

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Failure to file Form 1095-C on time

Employers face a penalty of up to $260 per 1095-C Form the employer fails to file. The total penalty will not exceed $3,193,000 for the tax year. Waivers are available when failure to report is due to a reasonable cause.

Form 1095-C Corrections

You can make corrections to submitted 1095-C Forms. We at TaxBandits support ACA Form 1095-C corrections if your return was rejected by the IRS.

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