One of President Trump’s first Executive Orders dealt with the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The title of the Executive Order is Minimizing the Economic Burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Pending Repeal. It shows the intent to repeal the Affordable Care Act. However, the ACA remains in effect at this time. Therefore, reporting under the ACA remains in effect.
However, the due dates were extended for some forms in December of 2016:
- Form 1095-B is to be given to individuals by March 2, 2017.
- Form 1095-B dues dates to be submitted to the IRS did not change. They are due by February 28, 2017 or March 2, 2017, if filing electronically.
- Form 1095-C is to be given to individuals by March 2, 2017.
- Form 1094-C and 1095 due dates to be submitted to the IRS did not change. They are due by February 28, 2017 or March 2, 2017, if filing electronically.
All of the above information is taken from the IRS and White House websites.
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