On Monday, the IRS announced an extension to the due dates for 1094 and 1095 forms:
- The deadline to provide employees with 1095-B & 1095-C Forms has been extended from January 31, 2016 to March 31, 2016.
- The deadline to file paper 1094-B, 1094-C, 1095-B & 1095-C forms has been extended from February 29, 2016 to May 31, 2016.
- The deadline to e-File electronic 1094-B, 1094-C, 1095-B & 1095-C forms has been extended from March 31, 2016 to June 30, 2016.
Despite the extensions, the IRS encourages employers and other coverage providers to provide the appropriate forms to employees and file information as soon as they are ready.