Tax Year 2019 Deadlines: Getting Started

Deadlines vary depending on form and type, so we have compiled a list to make the Tax Year 2019 Deadlines as simple as possible. Keep these dates in mind as you prepare your forms for filing!

Tax Year 2019 Deadline Table

*Individual state filing deadlines for certain information returns may vary. Please verify with your state for the proper method for submissions. BoomTax supports Combined Federal/State Filing for participating states.

Important Note: The IRS announced an ACA deadline extension for distributing forms to employees. The original deadline was January 31, but was extended to March 2. Moreover, the extension is automatic and does not require any submitted request. Read more about the extension here.

As a best practice, we recommend getting started on your filings as early as possible. If you plan on using our Print & Mail services, we recommend having it ordered at least 1 week before the deadline.

We have created a series of step-by-step guides that help you prepare for the Tax Year 2019 deadlines.


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BREAKING: ACA Deadline Extension for Tax Year 2019

The IRS published Notice 2019-63 regarding an ACA deadline extension for employers and providers to issue Forms 1095 to eligible employees. In addition, the extension is automatic and does not require any submitted request.

The deadline to distribute employee copies of Forms 1095 has  extended from January 31, 2020 to March 2, 2020. Continue reading BREAKING: ACA Deadline Extension for Tax Year 2019

ACA Employee Copy Due Date and Transition Relief Extended for 2018

The IRS has just released Notice 2018-94, which will extend the due date for some Tax Year 2018 information-reporting requirements for ALEs, insurers, self-insured employers, and certain other providers of minimum essential coverage.

As of this notice, the due date to furnish employee copies of Forms 1095-B and 1095-C has been extended from January 31, 2019 to March 4, 2019.

Good-faith transition relief from Section 6721 and 6722 penalties for Tax Year 2018 reporting is also extended.

IMPORTANT: Please note that this does not extend the IRS filing due date of April 1, 2019.