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.