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Benefits & Healthcare Update: IRS Pushes Back Due Date for Form 1095-C to March 31, 2016

29 December 2015

On Monday, December 28th, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published Notice 2016-4 announcing transitional relief for health insurance information reporting: Forms 1095-C are now due to individuals by March 31st, 2016 and to the IRS, along with the Form 1094-C, by June 30th, 2016 when filing electronically. This welcome reprieve allows employers and other filing entities more time to establish systems for generating and completing the Forms.

Notice 2016-4 can be found on line here:

If you have any questions about health insurance information reporting, please contact Ed Doherty at 646-839-8251 or via email at