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Overview of Form 1094-C

Form 1094-C is the transmittal form that accompanies Form 1095-C when filing with the IRS each year. Together, Forms 1094-C and 1095-C are used to provide information to the IRS regarding health insurance coverage offered to your full-time employees and that status of individual employee’s enrollment. Form 1094-C is only sent to the IRS, not to employees.

Form 1094-C Filing Deadlines

1094-C Due to Recipient

Due to recipient

March 2nd

1094-C Paper File

Paper file 1094-C with the IRS

February 28th

1094-C E-File

E-file 1094-C with the IRS

April 2nd

Information Required to Complete Form 1094-C

  • Employee information such as name, social security number, contact information, etc.
  • Number of the Form 1095-C transmitted with Form 1094-C
  • ALE member information
IRS Form 1094-C 2017

Are there penalties for not filing Form 1094-C?

Employers that do not submit Form 1094-C to the IRS may be subject to a penalty of up to $250 per missing form, with a maximum penalty of $3 million per calendar year. Waivers are available when failure to report is due to a reasonable cause. Limited relief is also available in 2016 for incorrect or incomplete information reported.

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