3 Tips About Marketplace Coverage & Taxes

TIP #1: Consumers should watch their mail for Form 1095-A. It will help them file 2014 federal taxes.

TIP #2: Consumers’ final premium tax credit for 2014 will be computed with their income tax return.

TIP #3: If consumers didn’t have health coverage for part of 2014, they should use Form 8965.

Help Is Available

  • For more information about how the Connect for Health Marketplace will affect taxes, visit HealthCare.gov/taxes or call the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596. TTY users should call 1-855-889-4325.IRSlogo
  • Many people who signed up for Marketplace coverage can get free assistance with filling out their taxes. This may include free access to tax software programs or free in-person assistance. For more information, visit IRS.gov/freefile or IRS.gov/VITA
  • If consumers have questions about their taxes, need Form 8962 or Form 8965, or want to learn more about the fee for not having health coverage, they should visit IRS.gov/ACA.